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PEDIATRIC DISASTER RESPONSE AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - July 30-31, 2015

PEDIATRIC DISASTER RESPONSE AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - July 30-31, 2015

Start date:
7/30/2015-8:00 AM
End date:
7/31/2015-5:00 PM
Address:
Cleveland Clinic Admin Campus – 3050 Science Pk Dr - Beachwood OH




PEDIATRIC DISASTER RESPONSE
AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

 

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. The 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

 Participants

• 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

FEMA Student Identification (SID) number:
All students attending this course must have a FEMA Student Identification (SID) number in order to receive a certificate of complete from FEMA's Emergency Management Institute (EMI).   Access the link below to register for a SID number or to retrieve your SID number.
https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/  

 CE Credits

ENA* - AAFP - Texas Department of Health

*The continuing nursing education activity has been submitted for review to the Emergency Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

Location
Cleveland Clinic Admin Campus - 3050 Science Park Drive, Beachwood OH.
Meeting Room: AC4-4-424
Location:  CCAC Bldg #4 Floor 4
http://portals.clevelandclinic.org/Portals/49/CCACmap.pdf

POC and questions: Nadal Montoya Jr. / 216-445-7024 or montoyn@ccf.org  

 

 



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