Medical Emergency

Definition

A medical emergency is any medical problem that could cause death or permanent injury if not treated quickly.

Immediate actions
  • Dial 911.
  • Stay on the line, and provide all pertinent information, including
    • Victim’s location
    • Status of consciousness, breathing, etc.
    • Victim’s chief complaint
    • Any dangerous conditions
    • Anything else requested by the dispatcher
While waiting for help to arrive
  • Those trained to perform CPR, AED, and/or first aid/emergency care may act within their expertise.
  • Those who are not trained should remain calm and stay with the person.
  • Avoid crowding the person needing medical help.
  • Have someone stand outside the building to flag down and help direct emergency responders.

Kirksville and Mesa Emergency Numbers

KIRKSVILLE CAMPUS

Security Emergency and non-emergency 
(On Campus) ext. 33
(Off Campus) 1-660-349-9513

Kirksville Police: 
(On Campus) Dial 9-911 
(Off Campus) Dial 911

MESA CAMPUS

Security Office: *7 from any campus phone
Switchboard : 0 
Security Phone: 480-341-9075

Security *Emergencies Only*
(On Campus) *7 from any campus phone

Mesa Police: 
(On Campus) Dial 911 
(Off Campus) Dial 911

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