It is important to always check the scene and ensure your safety first. Remember to stay alert so you are able to identify and assist in an emergency.
2020 Interim Guidance for suspected or confirmed COVID-19 patients: Put on PPE immediately & limit the personnel around you after you verify that the scene is safe.
It is critical to understand that dialing 9-1-1 is one of the most important steps you can take to save another’s life.
PPE includes: Gloves, Goggles (eye protection) Gown, Lab Coat or Apron, Shoe Covers, Face Shields / Masks, and Cap
When preparing to perform CPR, keep in mind ECC’s Chain of Survival. These are the five crucial steps that should be performed in an emergency: