Any student ill or injured with a condition that requires specialized transportation will be transported by ambulance. EXAMPLES of conditions in this category are:
- Car accident victim
- Unconscious student
- Fractured leg
- Any suspicion of back or neck injury
- Severe allergic reaction involving respiration
- Mental distress
Any student, well or injured, with a minor problem and whose condition is highly unlikely to deteriorate prior to receiving medical help will arrange transportation with friends or Health Services. EXAMPLES of conditions in this category are:
- Mild sprains and strains
- Lacerations that are not bleeding profusely
- Normal physician appointments
The transporters are under no obligation to stay and should return to campus. The student can contact a friend to arrange transport back to campus.
Approved employees for transport of students are the College Nurse, Athletic Staff, Campus Safety, and Resident Hall Directors.