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MGT 341 Disaster Prep for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations 2 day cour...

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282 E Macon St

282 East Macon Street

Decatur, IL 62523

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This is a two-day course. The Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations Within The Community Infrastructure course provides information specific to hospitals and organizations vulnerability to a disaster. During this FEMA sponsored course, participants will be introduced to the various natural, technological, and civil hazards to which hospitals and 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 hospital 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.

Topics

  • Fundamentals of Preparedness
  • Preparing the Recovery
  • Preparing the Response
  • What are we preparing for?
  • Assessing your preparedness

Audience

  • Hospital and 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

Education Credits

  • 1.6 CEUs
  • 1.00 hours - ACE
  • 15.25 hours - Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)

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.

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Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course

Recommended Courses

Participants are encouraged to take the online courses IS 100, IS 700.A, and IS 800 at http://training.fema.gov/IS/NIMS.asp before attending this course.

FEMA Student ID (SID) Requirement

Participants will be asked to provide their SID when they arrive and complete the registration process for the course. A SID may be obtained by visiting: https://cdp.dhs.gov/FEMASID

Parking

Please park in the lot on the east side of S. Franklin St./E. Washington St. The entrance to the lot is toward the back of the road. We are located at 282 E. Macon St. facing Ameren. If you are using GPS, the Sheriff’s Office address is directly across the street from the parking lot, it is 333 S. Franklin St. (this is a north bound one-way street).

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