“Keeping Our People Safe” – Emergency Preparedness at JCCC

Hello. I’m Joe Sopcich, President of Johnson County Community College. At our college, one of our priorities is the safety and security of our students, faculty and staff. Preparing for emergencies is everyone’s responsibility to help ensure that we know the right thing to do when a crisis occurs. Managing emergencies requires us to identify […]

Applying a pressure dressing: First aid in the mountains – Tutorial (30/43) | LAB ROCK

oh it’s the salk foot anything can happen when alpine climbing even if you’re super careful and thoroughly prepared even though we all know how helpful emergency equipment is in the event of an accident unfortunately not every climber will have the necessary equipment with them falling rocks or falling yourself are just a couple […]

How to Make a First Aid Kit : Towellettes used in First Aid Kits

And, the next item that I think should be important in a kit is, of course, the toilettes, and the medicated pads. Sometimes it says alcohol pads but deffinately anything that can sterilize a wound, kill off all the bacteria and germs before you apply the ointments, the antiseptic ointments, or the bandage. And in […]

First Aid Basics : Basic First Aid: Using Rubber Gloves to Treat a Patient

Hi my name is Amy, and we are discussing protecting yourself from providing care to someone who may be bleeding severely and protecting yourself from bodily fluids. You want to treat all blood and body fluids as if they are infected even if you know the individual you are providing care for who may be […]

First Aid Kits and Tips : Treating a Hangnail: First Aid for Minor Injuries

Hi! I’m Tracey Cullers on behalf of expertvillage.com. In this segment, I’ll show you how to take care of a hangnail. Now a hangnail can seem like a pretty simple thing, but if it becomes red, inflamed and pussy then it quickly becomes more serious. Before it gets to that point, what you want to […]