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Medical Emergencies

Medical Emergency ICON
  1. For medical emergencies, call:
    • Gaithersburg Campus x2222 from a campus phone or call 301-975-2222 from a cellular phone. When calling 911 from a cellular or off-site phone inform the 911 dispatcher that the emergency is on the NIST campus.
    • Boulder Campus. Call 911 and inform the 911 dispatcher that the emergency is on the NIST campus. After calling 911 call x7777 from a campus phone or call 303-497-7777 from a cellular phone. 
  2. Give location of person needing assistance, along with your name, phone number, campus address, building number, and office room number.
  3. Stay with the patient until released by medical personnel.


Gaithersburg Campus Address for 911:

100 Bureau Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20899

Boulder Campus Address for 911:

325 Broadway Street
Boulder, CO 80305

Additional Resources

Build A Kit

FEMA-How to Build a Kit for Emergencies

Homeland Security-Stop the Bleed

Red Cross CPR, First Aid, and AED Courses

Created February 13, 2023, Updated September 26, 2023