ICS 200- A Practical Approach to Infectious Disease Outbreak Management

Description:

Description
This course has been designed as a 16 hour session, to be delivered using a two day training format, and a variety of contemporary case studies and scenarios to help prepare health professionals for establishing and working within an ICS structure specific to managing infectious disease outbreaks.  The course includes a total of eight instructional units and a primer on pandemic flu.  The instructional units will be delivered in succession as each unit builds upon information presented and lessons learned from the prior unit.  This cousre reinforces the benefits of adapting a local emergency preparedness and response plan to include managing infectious disease outbreaks.

Target Audience:
Mid to upper level Hospital, Tribal and Public Health supervisory/management Professionals, DES Cooridinators, Senior Law Enforcement, Senior Fire, Senior EMS and Elected Officials.

Recommended Course Pre-Requisite:
It is recommended that participants complete the basic IS-700 and IS-100 courses before attending this training.  These courses establish the baseline knowledge of ICS process and protocol, and participants will get more out of this course by having that baseline knowledge.  These courses are available on line and free at the following sites:  http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is700.asp and http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is100asp

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Author(s)
Developer
Name: Bill Miller, Valentine Sworts
Title:
Organization: FEMA
Email:
Contact
Name: Vince Colucci
Phone: 1-406-243-4634
Address: U of M School of Pharmacy
Campus Drive
Missoula, MT 59812

Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: ICS-200, Infectious Disease, All Hazards
Target Capabiltities: Common: Communications, Common: Community Preparedness and Participation, Common: Planning, Prevent: Information Gathering and Recognition of Indicators & Warnings, Prevent: Information Sharing and Dissemination, Protect: Critical Infrastructure Protection, Protect: Epidemiologic Surveillance and Investigation, Protect: Public Health Laboratory Testing, Respond: Critical Resource Logistics & Distribution, Respond: Emergency Public Information and Warning, Respond: Isolation and Quarantine, Respond: Mass Prophylaxis, Respond: Medical Supplies Management and Distribution, Respond: Medical Surge, Respond: On-site Incident Managment
Universal Task Listing: Prevent, Protect, Respond, Common
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Application
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - NonCommercial
Is Product...: Downloadable, Reusable, Accessible, Interoptable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
URL:http://lastchanceone.org website is currently being worked on
Added: Mon Oct 29 14:42:45 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 10:44:53 -0400 2007