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Patient Safety, Emergency Preparedness and Hospital Evacuation CD


Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 4:00 PM - Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

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Patient Safety, Emergency Preparedness and Hospital Evacuation Webinar CD
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The Emergency Medicine Patient Safety Foundation is pleased to bring to you this important and timely webinar entitled: Patient Safety, Emergency Preparedness and Hospital Evacuation.

Presenter: Knox Andress, RN, BA, AD, FAEN

Knox Andress, RN, BA, AD, FAEN, is the Emergency Preparedness and Education Coordinator for the Loisiana Poison Center associated with the Department of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health, Shreveport, Louisiana.  He also serves as the Designated Regional Coordinator for the Louisiana Region 7 Hospital Preparedness Coalition.      

During Hurricanes "Katrina, "Rita" (2005), "Gustav", "Ike" (2008) and "Issac" (2012), Mr. Andress served as Incident Commander (IC) for Louisiana Region 7's, Regional Hospital Coordinating Center supporting hospital evacuations and patient movement into hospitals as well as medical support for general and special-needs shelters. Recently he has served as co-investigator benchmarking seven hospital evacuations in Texas and Louisiana due to Hurricane “Rita”.

Mr. Andress writes a regular column “Ready or Not” for the Emergency Nurses Association, lectures nationally and internationally on topics of hospital preparedness and is published in several peer-reviewed journals. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Emergency Nurses and serves on the InterAgency Board, and the World Association of Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM) Board of Directors.

Nursing CEU credits – Nursing Participants: Our webinar provider, Instruct-Online, has approved this program for 1.8 contact hours. Iowa Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number 339. All other participants: Must attend the entire Webinar and complete a Webinar critique to receive 1.5 Hour Attendance Certificate.  Completetion of offering required prior to awarding certificate.

EMPSF Members receive 20% discount off registration fees. Click here to become a member.

*If you are a current EMPSF member and do not have the EMPSF discount code, please contact member services at 888.294.4624

The Emergency Medicine Patient Safety Foundation is the only non-profit organization in the nation whose sole mission is dedicated to advancing patient safety across the emergency care continuum through education, research, collaboration and training. EMPSF is growing and we need your help to support our services to the emergency care community by joining us as a donor and member. Please visit us at and become a member today!

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CDs and Digital Media: Your purchase includes the cost of the product, shipping/handling and sales tax, if applicable; if you decide you do not wish to keep the product, write "cancel" on the invoice, and return the product along with the invoice within 30 days of receipt, and your account will be credited the cost of the product. Products must be returned to EMPSF 1024 Iron Point Road, Folsom, CA 95630. The shipping cost for returned items is the responsibility of the customer. You may also call our Client Services department at 888.294.4624 for assistance. If your electronic product has been opened or your file(s) has been downloaded, you agree that you are legally bound to destroy all copies of the files. By choosing to return the product, you consent that you no longer have the rights to use or keep any of the product files.

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