Disaster Preparedness for Healthcare Organizations within the Community Infrastructure

MGT341 - 16.00 Hours

Description

US FlagThe Disaster Preparedness for Healthcare Organizations Within The Community Infrastructure course provides information specific to healthcare organizations vulnerability to a disaster. During this FEMA sponsored course, participants will be introduced to the various natural, technological, and civil hazards to which healthcare organizations may be vulnerable and the potential impacts of those hazards.

Federal guidelines and legislation that serve to aid in the preparedness for, and response to, incidents involving these hazards are discussed, as are current emergency management standards for the healthcare community. Participants review response and recovery issues that should be addressed by medical facilities and organizations in preparation for a large-scale incident, including identification of critical resources necessary for response and recovery.

Schedule

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    12/4/2019 - 12/5/2019
    New Orleans LA
    EU  MGT341  364
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    12/10/2019 - 12/11/2019
    Troy MI
    EU  MGT341  386
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    12/11/2019 - 12/12/2019
    Sarasota FL
    EU  MGT341  365
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    12/11/2019 - 12/12/2019
    Bakersfield CA
    EU  MGT341  385
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    1/7/2020 - 1/8/2020
    Wichita KS
    EU  MGT341  383
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    1/7/2020 - 1/8/2020
    West Palm Beach FL
    EU  MGT341  384
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    1/21/2020 - 1/22/2020
    Los Angeles CA
    EU  MGT341  382
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    1/22/2020 - 1/23/2020
    Ogallala NE
    EU  MGT341  373
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    1/28/2020 - 1/29/2020
    Red Bluff CA
    EU  MGT341  381
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    1/30/2020 - 1/31/2020
    Cape May NJ
    EU  MGT341  379
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    2/4/2020 - 2/5/2020
    Sarasota FL
    EU  MGT341  377
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    2/4/2020 - 2/5/2020
    Hanford CA
    EU  MGT341  378
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    2/11/2020 - 2/12/2020
    Columbus OH
    EU  MGT341  376
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    2/13/2020 - 2/14/2020
    Picatinny Arsenal NJ
    EU  MGT341  375
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    2/26/2020 - 2/27/2020
    Kalamazoo MI
    EU  MGT341  374
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    3/3/2020 - 3/4/2020
    Newport AR
    EU  MGT341  388
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    3/17/2020 - 3/18/2020
    Knoxville TN
    EU  MGT341  391
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    3/18/2020 - 3/19/2020
    Myrtle Beach SC
    EU  MGT341  389
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    3/26/2020 - 3/27/2020
    Freehold NJ
    EU  MGT341  392
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    4/7/2020 - 4/8/2020
    Gainesville FL
    EU  MGT341  393
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    4/16/2020 - 4/17/2020
    Clarksboro NJ
    EU  MGT341  390

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

US FlagThe Disaster Preparedness for Healthcare Organizations Within The Community Infrastructure course provides information specific to healthcare organizations vulnerability to a disaster. During this FEMA sponsored course, participants will be introduced to the various natural, technological, and civil hazards to which healthcare organizations may be vulnerable and the potential impacts of those hazards.

Federal guidelines and legislation that serve to aid in the preparedness for, and response to, incidents involving these hazards are discussed, as are current emergency management standards for the healthcare community. Participants review response and recovery issues that should be addressed by medical facilities and organizations in preparation for a large-scale incident, including identification of critical resources necessary for response and recovery.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

FEMA Student ID Requirement

Prior to course delivery, the hosting jurisdiction for the class shall inform all participants of the FEMA requirement to establish a FEMA Student Identification Number (SID). This can be accomplished by registering at FEMA’s website. Participants will be asked to provide their SID when they arrive and complete the registration process for the course.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Recommended

It is recommended the participant complete IS-100, IS-700.A, and IS-800. These courses can be found online at: https://training.fema.gov/nims/

Topics

Fundamentals of preparedness +Preparing the recovery +Preparing the response +What are we preparing for? +Assessing your preparedness

Suggested Audience

  • Healthcare industry managers
  • Department heads, directors, assistant directors, and senior medical staff
  • Personnel responsible for, or contributing to, emergency preparedness planning
  • Regulatory personnel
  • Public health or health department personnel
  • Mental health managers and personnel
  • Nursing home managers
  • Local emergency management directors/managers
  • Emergency services managers/administrators

 

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

1.6 CEUs
  • ACE+Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)
  • Other Information

    • This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Emergency Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
    • Registration for each class will be processed by the host city.

    Government Programs

    For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811+GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811

    Contact Information

    Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
    OSHA Training Institute Education Center
    Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

    Related Courses

    MGT317+MGT343+MGT345+MGT319Disaster Management for Public Services+Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities+Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems+Medical Countermeasures: Point of Dispensing (POD), Planning and ResponseDisaster Management for Public Services+Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities+Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems+Medical Countermeasures: Point of Dispensing (POD), Planning and ResponseDisaster Management for Public Services+Disaster Management for Water and Wastewater Utilities+Disaster Management for Electric Power Systems+Medical Countermeasures: Point of Dispensing (POD), Planning and Response

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