Basic First Aid List

Emergency Guidelines for Schools

  1. Emergency Cards containing Poison Control Number and names of two persons successfully trained in CPR, AED and First Aid
  2. 9-1-1 Information Posters (with current names)* and **
  3. Health Services Manual **
  4. Individually wrapped sterile gauze dressings (2″ x 2″ and/ or 4″ x 4″)
  5. Roller bandage (2″ and 3″), gauze elastic type
  6. Bandage tape, assorted widths
  7. Absorbent cotton balls (non-sterile)
  8. Adhesive Strips (assorted widths)
  9.  Antibacterial Soap
  10. Bandage scissors
  11. Tweezers, small
  12. Individually wrapped cotton tipped applicators
  13. Digital thermometer/probe covers.
  14. Individually wrapped alcohol prep-pads (70% Isopropyl alcohol)
  15. Tongue blades, non-sterile
  16. Hand soap and dispenser
  17. Paper drinking cups
  18. Disposable tissues, facial, non-sterile
  19. Blanket (disposable)
  20. Disposable hand wipes
  21. Ice packs
  22. Recovery Couch/with roller paper attached
  23. Paper for Recovery Couch
  24. Sanitary napkins (adhesive)
  25. Plastic self-sealing bags (sandwich and 1 gallon size)
  26. Disposable examining gloves, latex and latex free
  27. Trash can with self-closing lid
  28. Disposable waste basket liners
  29. Body fluid clean up kit
  30. Disinfectant such as Wexcide***
  31. Microshield for CPR (one per CPR certified person)
  32. Physician scale with balance beam
  33. Fluorescent Magnifying Lamp
  34. Wheelchair
  35. Compact frost-free refrigerator
  36. Locked cabinet for medication storage
  37. Locking file cabinet for student medical records

 

* Available from Safety Department

** This can be downloaded from www.browardschools.com – Departments – Coordinated Student Health Services

*** Because bleach is so caustic, it is recommended that Wexcide be used as a disinfectant