Oh Sh*t! Handling Medical Emergencies at Weddings, for Event Professionals

Medical emergencies can, and do, happen at weddings! How well wedding professionals are prepared to handle them makes all the difference between a great wedding (with a successful outcome for the patient) or a disaster.


There’s a lot to know. How do you approach and assess medical emergencies at weddings? How do you keep the wedding going at the same time? How do you make good decisions about patient care, and when do you need to call 911?


David Egan brings you his extensive background as a pre-hospital emergency medical technician, first-aid trainer, and twenty-plus years as owner and operator of his own wedding venue. He’ll take you through everything you need to know, in this energetic and entertaining session that you won’t want to miss.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this session, attendees should be able to approach and assess medical emergencies at weddings with minimal disruption to the flow of the wedding.


After participating in this session, attendees should be able to explain the process for gathering information crucial to determining the medical treatment required, and the criteria for when and when not to call 911.


After participating in this session, attendees should be able to describe: the appropriate documentation required for medical emergencies at weddings; the staff training requirements for readiness; and the equipment and supplies required.

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Want to know more? Give David a call or drop a note to set up a Zoom call.

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