HOSA CPR/ first aid (choking)

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1rst
1rst
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Observe a victim with signs of airway obstruction
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2nd
2nd
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Ask the victim of he/she is choking
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3rd
3rd
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introduce self and ask for permission to help
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4th
4th
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stand behind victim and wrap arms around victims waist
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5th
5th
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make a fist with one hand
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6th
6th
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place the thumb side of fist against the victims abdomen, slightly above the navel and well below the breast bone
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7th
7th
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grab fist with other hand pressing fist into the abdomen with a quick, forceful upward thrust.
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8th
8th
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repeat thrusts until object is out from the airway.
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9th
9th
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call emergency medical service and state A) callers name, location, and phone number, B) situation, number and condition of victim, C) Hang up when instructed to by dispatcher. ( verbalized that the dispatcher told to hang up)
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10th
10th
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open first aid kit and put on PPE
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11th
11th
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communicate to victim and reassure them throughout the scenario
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12th
12th
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remove gloves properly without touching the outside of the glove with bare hands
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13th
13th
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place disposable PPE in a biohazard bag
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14th
14th
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use hand sanitizer

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