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Please do not enroll anyone other than yourself

You must get a FEMA Student Number before you enroll for this course

You can get one here in about two Minutes

https://cdp.dhs.gov/FEMASID


Delivered by: Texas A&M TEEX

Hosted By: Campbell County Public Health

Date: May 16-17 2018

Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm each day

Location:
Gillette,classroom to be announced


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


Local Point of Contact

Baerbel Merrill

Cambell County Health

baerbel.merrill@wyo.gov


Enrollment Questions

russell.clark@wyo.gov

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