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Psychological Effects of Trauma

This lesson provides a basic understanding of what constitutes trauma and focuses on some of the psychological and biological effects of trauma, factors that can lead to a traumatic experience a...


Author: Organization: Borders Alert and Ready Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.bordersalertandready.com Added: Tue Jul 18 12:13:58 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Tue Oct 16 12:52:22 -0400 2007 View Details

Emergency Preparedness: The Basics

Health professionals should be aware of their institutions's emergency response system and protocols.  Upon completing this module clinicians will have a better understanding of their role...


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nycepce.org/CourseList.htm Added: Fri Jul 21 17:17:52 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Tue Mar 11 17:54:20 -0400 2008 View Details

System or Symtoms? Finding the Right Balance in Preparing for Emergencies

How many diseases of bioterrorism can you recognize?  How many chemical agents are you ready to treat/ Much health emergency training focuses on the signs, symptoms and treatment of the lon...


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Audio, Video URL: http://www.nycepce.org Added: Fri Jul 21 17:38:11 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Wed Mar 12 10:43:34 -0400 2008 View Details

Best Practices for the Protection of Hospital-Based First Receivers (EM120)

This course meets the awareness-level training requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and is a prerequisite for an operations-lev...


Author: David Burich MSN, APRN-BC Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Video URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Tue Jul 25 16:35:22 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:20:24 -0500 2008 View Details

Incident Command Systems (ICS) for Health Care with NIMS (EM140 NIMS)

 

Incident Command Systems (ICS) for Health Care with NIMS (EM 140 NIMS)

During an emergency, an Incident Command System (ICS) assists in t...


Author: James Paturas EMTP, CHS4, SEM System Mananger Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Software/Computer files, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Wed Jul 26 16:31:59 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:28:13 -0500 2008 View Details