First Aid Services Team

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The American Red Cross First Aid Services Team (FAST) provides one-of-a-kind emergency medical services in Lincoln, NE area. Since 1937, the Red Cross has provided a First Aid Team at University of Nebraska-Lincoln Cornhusker football games. That program has grown to include Husker men's and women's basketball and volleyball games and other community and business events each year. Since 2006, the American Red Cross FAST has been a state licensed basic emergency medical service.

The Team is a well trained and well equipped all-volunteer squad. Members include First Aid Volunteers, licensed First Responders, EMT's, Paramedics, and Nurses. The First Aid Services Team is proudly sponsored by BryanLGH Medical System and the Abel Foundation.

Planning an Event?
Are you organizing a business, community or athletic event in the Lincoln, NE area? Will you know what to do when someone becomes overheated, scrapes their knee, breaks an arm or goes into cardiac arrest? With American Red Cross First Aid Services on the scene, you won’t have to worry about basic emergency medical care. Our services are contracted and we ask that you get your event on our schedule at least 60 days in advance.
Want to Join the First Aid Team?
For information about the American Red Cross First Aid Team contact Loren Knauss at or call 402-441-6388.