ACRONYMS FOR FIRSTAID

C-Cardio
P-Pulmonary
R-Resusitation

A-Automated
E-External
D-Defibrillator

E-Emergency
M-Medical
S-Service

To Treat Sprains/Strains:
R-Rest
I-Ice
C-Compression dressing
E-Elevate

To Access/Evaluate a Conscious Victim:
S-Signs & Symptoms
A-Allergies
M-Medications
P-Past Medical History
L-Time victim last ate
E-Events leading up to symptoms

To Access/Evaluate an Unconscious Victim:
D-Deformities
O-Obvious bleeding
T-Tenderness
S-Swelling

When calling 911:
Access Victim
If you are alone with victim, call 911 before starting CPR or Rescue*
If you have others available, stay with victim and assign the following:
Call 911, Retrieve AED & FirstAid Kit, Send someone to meet First Responders, Have someone document events/times in writing

*For infants, start two minutes of CPR then take Infant with you to call 911