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To enhance the readiness and capability of personnel in dealing with unforeseen medical emergencies and from Disaster Preparedness prospective “WHAT TO DO & WHAT NOT TO DO”, a three days First-Aid Training Programme was organised by Indian Red Cross Society, Jammu Region at Govt. Degree College, Reasi under the aegis of St. John Ambulance (India), Regional Centre concluded today on 26th September, 2018. The training was conducted for the faculty as well as the students of the said college.
Possible emergency cases involving First Aid Kit, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Transportation of Injured patient, disaster Management and providing First aid for cases like bleeding, shock, choking and Disaster Management. Main focus was on the Time Management say they were explained “HOW & WHY A STITCH IN TIME SAVES NINE.”
Sh. S.P. Sarwat, principal Govt. Degree College, Reasi, inaugurated the camp and was coordinated by Mr. Sunil Mangotra. This kind of initiative taken by the Indian Red Cross Society, Jammu Region was highly appreciated by the Principal, staff and all the student participants and they offered their full support .
Theoretical and practical demonstrations were imparted by the Sr. Consultants namely, Dr. Shelly Mahajan, MD Anesthesia, Dr. Rashmi Sharma, Medical Officer, Red Cross Dispensary, Jammu assisted by Smt. Kanchan Devi Sup. Pharmacist and Ms. Vironica Marwah, Field officer. The exam was conducted by Dr. Kavita Nijhon, Medical Officer, Red Cross Dispensary, Jammu assisted by Sh. Joginder Kumar, Pharmacist.
The training was conducted under the supervision of Sh. Dinesh Gupta, Indian Red Cross Society, Jammu Region.