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Peace Plan - Personal Preparedness Plan

A recent survey by the National Center for Disaster Preparedness reports that almost 63 percent of American families do not hav...


Author: Elaine Forte BS, MS, ASCP Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Mon Jul 24 12:28:34 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:20:54 -0500 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

Introduction to Emergency Management with NIMS (EM 103 NIMS)

 

Introduction to Emergency Management with NIMS (EM 103 NIMS)

"Introduction to Emergency Management with NIMS (EM 103 w/NIMS)" p...


Author: James Paturas EMTP, CHS4, SEM Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Software/Computer files, Video, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Fri Jul 28 10:07:12 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:24:53 -0500 2008 View Details

Bioterrorism Preparedness for Clinicians (EM201)

 

Bioterrorism Preparedness for Clinicians (EM 201)

"Bioterrorism Preparedness for Clinicians (EM 201)" is designed to prepare physicians...


Author: Louise Dembry MD Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Fri Jul 28 11:16:17 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:22:32 -0500 2008 View Details

In Case of Emergency (ICE) Stickers

In Case of Emergency (ICE) Stickers

Place an ICE sticker on your home or cell phone to let emergency personnel know you have programmed the contact information of the...


Author: Elaine Forte BS, MS, ASCP Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Fri Jul 28 11:52:36 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:22:56 -0500 2008 View Details

Pan Flu Curriculum Lesson Plan

This curriculum provides suggested lesson plans and resource material when designing preparednes...


Author: Organization: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium Format(s): Reading material URL: http://www.scahec.net/prepares/resources/lesson_plans/pan_flu_curriculum.doc Added: Mon Feb 19 15:32:49 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Mon Feb 19 15:32:50 -0500 2007 View Details

Personal & Family Emergency Preparedness Plan

The goal of this course is to provide you with tools to help you and your loved ones prepare for emergencies at home and for situations where you may need to evacuate your home.  It consist...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Other URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/FamilyEmergency.asp Added: Mon Jun 18 16:10:51 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Oct 22 10:10:32 -0400 2007 View Details

Standard Precautions and Respiratory Hygiene

This module provides an overview of Standard Precautions, which are recommendations for infection prevention and control that cover all areas of the healthcare delivery system (hospitals, long-t...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Software/Computer files, Other, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/standardprecautions.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 21:57:04 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:29:57 -0500 2008 View Details

Healthcare Response to a Pandemic: Issues of Space, Staff and Stuff

Are you prepared to take the medical lead in your hospital during a disaster? How would you make decisions about allocating scarce resources? What is your role in an emergency incident command s...


Author: Andrea Hickle and Organization: MERET Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo.sph.umn.edu/cpheo/meret/rounds/rounds_05092006.html Added: Mon Jun 18 17:51:04 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Mar 18 11:30:13 -0400 2008 View Details

Healthcare Response to a Pandemic: Ethical Resource Allocation During a Pandemic

Are you prepared to take the medical lead in your hospital during a disaster? How would you make decisions about allocating scarce resources? What is your role in an emergency incident command s...


Author: Andrea Hickle and Organization: MERET Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo.sph.umn.edu/cpheo/meret/rounds/rounds_062806.html Added: Mon Jun 18 18:10:11 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Mar 18 11:37:19 -0400 2008 View Details

Transmission- Based Precautions

This module provides an overview of Transmission-Based Precautions, which are used in addition to Standard Precautions in situations where Standard Precautions alone may not prevent transmission...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Graphic presentations/Images, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/transmission.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:06:29 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:16:35 -0500 2008 View Details

Protect Yourself First with Full Barrier Precaution

This module describes a stringent protocol for putting on and taking off full barrier Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). This protocol is designed to protect healthcare providers from highly c...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/barrier.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:27:23 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:17:56 -0500 2008 View Details

Methods of Achieving Temporary Negative Pressure Isolation

This module provides an overview of how to create Temporary Negative Pressure Isolation (TNPI). Different methods for setting up temporary isolation (when there are no available AIIRs) are descr...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/tnpi.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:43:10 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:19:03 -0500 2008 View Details

Design and Maintenance of Airborne Infection Isolation Rooms

This module provides an overview of the design and maintenance of permanently engineered airborne infection isolation rooms (AIIRs). These rooms are designed to prevent the spread of easily tran...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/aiir.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:35:58 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:18:29 -0500 2008 View Details

MERET Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) Toolkit

This toolkit was developed to assist Regional Hospital Resource Coordinators (RHRCs) and others who are qualified to teach hospital incident management system courses that are patterned after the N...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Artifact/Object, Maps, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/hics/#a Added: Thu Jun 14 22:53:17 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Oct 22 10:24:03 -0400 2007 View Details

Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness: Basic Awareness Course

This is the first course in a series of courses presenting information on bioterrorism and all-hazards preparedness and response, appropriate for health care professionals, providers, staff, and...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Mixed media/Kits, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: https://www.nova.edu/sbin/biohazard/bh_dbsign_in.cgi Added: Wed Oct 24 14:07:13 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Oct 24 20:34:19 -0400 2007 View Details

Fact Sheets for 13 Vulnerable and Hard-to-Reach Populations in Florida

Florida's vulnerable and hard-to-reach populations are varied and numbered. In South Florida alone, there are sizeable populations of non-English speakers and older adults. Florida...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University, Aaron J. Fox BA and Michelle Gagnon-Blodgett PsyD Format(s): Reading material URL: http://www.nova.edu/allhazards/fact_sheets.html Added: Wed Oct 24 15:32:32 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 17:31:32 -0400 2007 View Details

Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness: Intermediate Course

This is the second course in a series of courses presenting information on bioterrorism and all-hazards preparedness and response, appropriate for health care professionals, providers, staf...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Mixed media/Kits, Posters/Charts, Reading material URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Wed Oct 24 17:25:51 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Oct 24 20:44:25 -0400 2007 View Details

All-Hazards Training for School Nurses

Those responsible for the education and health of our children also have a major role in protecting children from the effects of...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University, Hilda De Gaetano DO, FAAP, FACOP, Leonard A. Levy DPM, MPH, Edward E. Packer DO, FAAP, FACOP, Cecilia F. Rokusek EdD, RD, Susan Syrdahl RN, MSN, NCSN and James T. Howell MD, MPH Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Thu Oct 25 17:53:45 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 13:37:07 -0400 2007 View Details

Managing Multiple Casualty Incidents: The Hospital/Pre-Hospital Interface

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This course is designed to be delivered in a 4-6 hour time frame and accompanied by a "Visual" functional exercise covering the first 60-90 minutes of...


Author: Organization: Montana Bioterrorism Training Project, Earl Hall and Steve Glow Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://lastchanceone.org website is currently being worked on Added: Mon Oct 29 15:32:17 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 10:47:53 -0400 2007 View Details

Personal and Community Disaster Preparedness for Older Adults

Older adults face a number of challenges that can impede appropriate planning for and response to an all-hazards event. A substantial portion of older adults live alone, do not know ho...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University and Jessica M. De Leon PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Other URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Tue Oct 30 17:21:13 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Nov 01 19:12:00 -0400 2007 View Details

Pandemic Influenza in the U.S.

The world is currently experiencing phase 3 of its pandemic influenza alert. There have been human cases of avian influenza caused by Influenz...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University, Marisa Braun MD, MS and Debra Hauss RN, BSN Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Other URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Wed Oct 31 18:00:20 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Nov 01 19:11:43 -0400 2007 View Details

Disaster Preparedness for Children


The terror events of 2001 brought U.S. attention to the importance of preparedness planning and training, which subsequently has been enhan...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University and Marisa Braun MD, MS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Other URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Thu Nov 01 18:56:14 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Nov 01 18:56:50 -0400 2007 View Details

Emergency Preparedness Toolkit for Community Health Centers & Community Practice Sites

This toolkit is intended to be used by leadership of community practice sites (including community health centers, group practices and specialty care practices) to (1) assess vulnerability, crea...


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Pamphlets, Reading material URL: http://www.nycepce.org/Resources/EPtoolkitForCHC.pdf Added: Thu Feb 28 14:38:12 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Tue Mar 11 17:54:38 -0400 2008 View Details