When the unexpected happens...
If you ever see someone unconscious what should you do?
If you suspect a stroke… Think Fast!
A- Can the person lift both arms? Check by asking the person to lift both arms.
S- Is the persons speech slurred? Ask the person to repeat a simple sentence.
T- Time is of the essence! Call 911 immediately and take note of the time the symptoms started.
When you enter a room locate an AED, it could save time in an emergency
Know your emergency numbers!
Poison Control Center: 1-800-222-1222
Crisis Line: 1-800-244-7911
Domestic Violence Line: 1-800-799-7233
Rape Crisis Line: 1-800-384-4444
If someone is bleeding, what do I do?
2) Apply pressure until bleeding stops
3) Cover the wound further with a bandage