First Aid Supplies

Supplies for first aid may be ordered through Stores and Receiving.

First aid provided in departments does not supplant medical attention available at McKinley Health Center. In fact, individuals are encouraged to go to McKinley Health Center for evaluation and treatment of on-the-job injuries, however superficial.

However, if individual departments wish to maintain first aid supplies, McKinley Health Center has approved the following list. These supplies may be ordered from an appropriate supplier without clearance through the Health Center.


  • Eye bath cup
  • Roll bandage 2" x 4"
  • Gauze pads 2" x 2"
  • Gauze pads 4" x 4"
  • Combine surgical - 1
  • Dermicel tape 1/2", 1"
  • Bandage assortment (Band-Aid type) assorted sizes
  • Bandage adhesive strip 2"
  • Chemical ice pack (plain bags)
  • Triangle bandage
  • Green soap
  • Cotton applicators
  • Betadine swabs
  • Alcohol swabs
  • Meat tenderizer
  • Acetaminophen
  • Ammonia inhalent
  • Poison kit which would include syrup of ipecac and super-activated charcoal in a liquid form.

This section of the manual is under review. Please consult the Division of Environmental Health and Safety as well.