|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Sept 4: Indian Red Cross Society, Jammu region imparted first-aid training to the employees of HPCL at civil airport Jammu with effect from 2nd to 4th, September, 2019. The highlights of the training revolved around First Aid Kit, Traumas/ Accidents, Transportation of Injured patient, Management of massive bleeding, fracture, Shock, Heart attack, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Snake biting. Dr. Shelly Mahajan, MD Anaesthesia, and Dr. Kavita Nijhon Medical Officer, IRCS demonstrated keeping in mind how to handle fainting and unconscious patient. Practical of CPR/ Choking was done with active participation of all the participants. Emergency technique of handling bleeding patient, Fracture/accident victims was also emphasised.
The doctors were assisted by Kanchan Devi Sup. Pharmacist and Vironica Marwah, Field Officer. The exam was conducted by Dr. Kavita Nijhon assisted by Sh. Joginder Kumar, Pharmacist.