Medical Emergency at Sea
What do we do? What do we ask?
If you boat you should be current in First Aid, CPR/AED, if you aren’t then now is the time to take a class, because stuff happens on boats, just sayin.
Im often asked how do I remember all the questions, and checks for a sudden illness event, well the simple answer is because its my job as a trainer and provider, I do it all the time so it’s become part of my DNA.
For the rest of you I’ve uploaded a simple list you can download for your first aid kits. Print it and place a copy or two in your kit.
Here is the link: Patient Care Report
Capt. Thomas Bliss, a self-described “safety nerd,” is founder and director of Northwest Response.