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

Description: This course meets the awareness-level training requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and is a prerequisite for an operations-level course. EM120  provides information on hazardous substances and the risks associated with them as well as procedures needed to ensure the safety of health care workers and patients during a disaster or emergency event.

Author(s)
Developer
Name: Dean Hathaway
Title: Distance Learning Specialist
Organization: Yale New Haven Center for Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response
Contact
Name: Mark Schneider
Phone: 203-688-2577
Address: 1 Church Street, New Haven CT 06524

Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: PPE, Personal Protection Equipment, Decontamination, PAPR
Target Capabiltities: Respond: Citizen Evacuation and Shelter In-place, Respond: Environmental Health, Respond: Firefighting Operations/Support, Respond: Isolation and Quarantine, Respond: Public Safety and Security Response, Respond: Triage and Pre-hospital Treatment, Respond: WMD/Hazardous Materials Response and Decontamination, Respond: Responder Health and Safety
Universal Task Listing: Prevent, Protect, Respond, Recover
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Comprehension, Application, Analyst/Investigation
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - NonCommercial
Is Product...: Downloadable, Reusable, Accessible
Learning Management System Compatability: Other
Added: Tue Jul 25 16:35:22 -0400 2006
Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:20:24 -0500 2008