Student Health Services does not provide emergency services.
Calls to911 made through an outside system will connect with the Los Angeles County EMS agency.
Off Campus- (562) 924-3618
Medical Emergencies and First Aid
Check the scene to see that it is safe, and that you and the victim(s) are not in danger
Call 911 (or ask someone to call 911) to request campus police; state the type of emergency it appears to be (cut, head injury, heart attack, etc.)
Get office First Aid Kit and use needed supplies as directed or to the level of your first aid training
Campus Police will assess the situation and need to call 911
Remain calm and reassure the victim while waiting for emergency personnel
Do not move the victim if unsure about head / neck injury
Report any injury to your immediate supervisor
Replace any materials used from the First Aid Kit
Blood and Body Fluid Exposure
Exposure: Direct contact between eye, mouth, mucous membrane, skin cut, or abrasion with blood or any other potentially infectious materials.
- Skin exposure: Gently wash contact area with soap and water immediately
- Eye exposure: Flush eyes with water for 15 minutes using eye wash, if available
- Call 911 for medical help if needed