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Pediatric Disaster Response And Emergency Preparedness Gillette May 16-17...

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Health Science Center

Gillette College

Enzi Drive

Gillette, WY 82718

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Do not enroll anyone but yourself. Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register for your SID online at: cdp.dhs.gov/femasid

Delivered by: Texas A&M TEEX, MGT-439 (16 hours)

Hosted By: Campbell County Public Health

Date: May 16th and 17th, 2018

Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm each day, lunch provided by host

Location:
Health Science Center, Gillette College, Enzi Dr. Gillette WY 82718

Description

A 2010 report by the National Commission on Children and Disasters identified a training gap for emergency responders, first receivers, and emergency management personnel that reduced their effectiveness in responding to pediatric patients and their unique needs/considerations. This course addresses pediatric emergency planning and medical response considerations through a combination of lectures, small group exercises, and a table-top exercise

Topics:

  • Introduction to Pediatric Response
  • Emergency Management (EM) Considerations
  • Implications for Planning and Response
  • Functional Access Needs Considerations
  • Mass Sheltering
  • Pediatric Triage and Allocation of Scarce Resources
  • Pediatric Reunification Considerations
  • Pediatric Decontamination Considerations

Target Audience:

  • Community and Hospital based Emergency Managers
  • EMS Personnel
  • Hospital Administration and Emergency Room Personnel
  • Public Safety / Public Health Personnel
  • School Administrators
  • MRC Personnel
  • Private sector
  • Law Enforcement
  • Disaster response/relief personnel
  • County, State, and Federal personnel who respond to a local jurisdiction disaster event

Prerequisites:

None. However, familiarity with the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS) via completion of study courses IS-100, IS-200, IS-700, and IS-800 (or equivalents) is recommended. These can be completed via FEMA on-line for free.

Local Point of Contact

Baerbel Merrill

Cambell County Health

baerbel.merrill@wyo.gov



Enrollment Questions

renee.austin1@wyo.gov

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Gillette, WY 82718

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