Student Accessibility Services

Responding to Medical Emergencies

Emergency treatment for injuries or medical illnesses may be obtained by calling 911 or Public Safety 319-273-2712, if there are life threatening conditions such as not breathing, heart attack, seizure, or profuse bleeding. An ambulance will respond and arrange for transportation if required. Do not move the patient unless safety dictates. During University business hours, illnesses or injuries of students may be referred to the Student Health Clinic. Please refer to the Critical Incident Safety Book for more information.