First Aid Test
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First Aid Test
What do you need for proper first aid?
right tools and knowledge
Things to put in a first aid kit...( 3 c's)
Care (symptoms, benedryl)
Minor first aid...
treatment of minor medical conditions (sprained ankle)
major first aid...
treat until professional medical help is available. (broken ankle)
what is "second aid"?
professional medical care
what is "third aid"
ridicule and public shaming
What do you do in a first aid eye injury?
cover both eyes
keep them calm
wash if chemical burn
What are the 4 c's?
Caution (see if the situation is safe)
Check (for response and serious injury)
Call (911 or have a specific person call)
Care (administer first aid)
first aid for abrasion on arm
Hydrogen peroxide, neosporin, bandage
first aid for hemophophalac
goes to hospital
first aid for a bloody nose
lean forward and pinch nose for 5 min, gauze for 10 minutes, if it doesnt stop go to hospital
first aid for laceration
dont freak out
prepare first aid supplies
apply butterfly closure to one side
push skin together
apply bandage to other side
bandaid or gauze
what counts as a mental health EMERGENCY
acting on a suicide threat
homicidal or threatening behavior
self-injury needing immediate medical attention
severely impaired by drugs or alcohol
erratic behavior that indicated very unpredictable behavior
what do you do in a mental health emergency?
what counts as a mental health CRISIS
talking about self-injury
talking about threatening behavior
alcohol or substance abuse
highly erratic or unusual behavior
not taking prescribed psychiatric medications
emotionally distraught, very depressed, angry or anxious
what do you do in a mental health crisis?
contact and adult