Legal Ramifications of Decision-making during Catastrophes

Description:

Short (20 minutes) presentation using Articulate and Powerpoint about legal issues surrounding Hurricane Katrina

Objectives:

Describe legal standards.

Describe legal exposure during a catastrophe. 

Describe legas issues related to healthcare decision making in catastropic emergencies.


Author(s)
Developer
Name: Deborah Carson
Title:
Organization: South Carolina AHEC
Contact
Name: Deborah Carson
Phone: 843-792-4431
Address:

19 Hagood Ave

Suite 802

Charleston, SC 29425 


Meta Information
Type of Product: Presentation or Lecture
Languages: English
Keywords: liability; hurricane; murder
Target Capabiltities: Respond: Citizen Evacuation and Shelter In-place, Respond: Mass Care (Sheltering, Feeding, Related services), Respond: Triage and Pre-hospital Treatment, Respond: Volunteer Management and Donations, Respond: Responder Health and Safety
Universal Task Listing: Respond
Cognative Domain: Knowledge
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - Attribution
Is Product...: Accessible
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Fri Feb 16 14:12:18 -0500 2007
Last Updated: Fri Feb 16 14:21:03 -0500 2007