Help Save a Life

No matter how quickly professional emergency responders arrive to the scene, bystanders will always be there first. A person bleeding can die from blood loss within five minutes. Therefore, it's important that civilians know how to quickly stop blood loss.

Visit Stop the Bleed for more information.

Schedule a Training Session

If you’re interested in scheduling a training session, please contact our Injury Prevention Coordinator, Ann Silva, at 956-632-4929 or by email at veronica.silva2@uhsrgv.com.

Bystanders can take simple steps to keep the injured person alive until emergency responders arrive. Here are three actions you can take to help save a life: