Health Emergencies

What to Do

Dial 215-572-2999 (x2999 from campus phone)

Public Safety should be contacted for all emergencies at ext. 2999 or by cell phone at 215-572-2999.In addition to responding to the emergency.

The closest hospitals are .1191301,-75.1569465,13z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m8!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x89c6b050928f1a63:0x5155e1feb462b3fd!2m2!1d-75.119953!2d40.119136" target="_blank">Abington Hospital and .0789291,-75.2484295,13z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m8!4m7!1m0!1m5!1m1!1s0x89c6b97b36acddd7:0x1c8fac799469d4b9!2m2!1d-75.211436!2d40.078935" target="_blank">Chestnut Hill Hospital.

If someone is in need of medical attention

  1. Remain calm.
  2. Call Public Safety at x2999 from any University phone, 215-572-2999 from a cell phone or pick up any campus Emergency Phone. For off-campus medical emergencies, call 911.
  3. Public Safety will respond to a situation in which any staff member, student, or visitor of the University requires emergency medical assistance.
  4. Unless it is unsafe to do so, remain on the scene until Public Safety arrives.
  5. Do not move the injured person unless there is danger of further harm.
  6. Keep the injured person warm.
  7. Do not exceed your training or knowledge when attempting to render first aid.