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Pediatric Disaster Response and Emergency Preparedness

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CHI Mercy Health Mercy Medical Center

2700 Northwest Stewart Parkway

Roseburg, OR 97471

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This course addresses pediatric emergency planning and medical response considerations through a combination of lectures, small group exercises and a table-top exercise.

Topics include:

  • 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

Prerequisites:

FEMA/SID Number - Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class.

To do this please visit: cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/register

Recommendation

Familiarity with the National Incident Mangement System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS) via a completion of study courses IS-100, IS-200, IS-700, and IS-800 (or equivalents).

CE Credits

This course is approved and accredited for continuing education hours from:

ENA - Emergency Nurses Association

AAFP - American Academy of Family Physicians

Texas Department of Health - EMS

Participants

  • Community and Hospital based Emergency Managers

  • EMS Personnel

  • Hospital Administration and Emergeny 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

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