Husky First Aid staff members render first aid and subsequent treatment to injured or ill individuals at Husky Sporting Events. Their responsibility is to assess the patients and to sterilize, disinfect, anoint, and bandage minor cuts and burns. First Aid staff will perform CPR and administers oxygen when needed. Additional responsibilities include stocking First Aid supplies, cleaning equipment, and responding to medical emergencies.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.