Jan 2021 Offering

Course
MGT341-V - Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations Within the Community Infrastructure
Date & Times
Jan 5, 2021 from 8 AM - 12 PM; Jan 6, 2021 from 8 AM - 12 PM; Jan 7, 2021 from 8 AM - 12 PM; Jan 8, 2021 from 8 AM - 12 PM
Description

This course brings together individuals from the healthcare community who are responsible for ensuring the resiliency of healthcare services during high consequence or catastrophic events within a jurisdiction. Through a focus on preparedness processes and activities, this course provides an opportunity for participants to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to help them ensure the sustainability of their resources, facilities, and organizations during all types of disasters.

This course introduces the fundamentals of preparedness frameworks for healthcare organizations and the community. It provides discussion of preparedness assistance, and explains the reliance on interdependencies healthcare organizations may have. This course identifies strategies for business continuity, preparedness initiatives, and resource management strategies and tools available for response planning.

This course will allow participants to practice assessing threats to the healthcare infrastructure of their own communities by using structured threat assessment processes. They will identify types of disasters, the health effects, and vulnerability assessments. The Kaiser Permanente Hazard Vulnerability Analysis will be used.

*Participants are required to use their own computer, tablet, or smartphone during the course. No group settings.

Hours
16
Max Attendance
30 (20 Open Seats)
Region
State
Location
Virtual Offering
Virtual Instructor-Led Course
Virtual Instructor-Led Course, MO 65102
POST Approved
Yes
POST Control #
10408
Technical Studies
16
Target Audiences
Public Health, Public Safety Communications (911), Security and Safety, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), HAZMAT, Information Technology, Government Administrative, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, Fire, Medical (Hospital), Public Works, and Transportation
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set
Registrant Notes

January 5-8, 2021; 8 am - 12 pm every day
MUST ATTEND ALL 4 DAYS TO RECEIVE CREDIT AND HAVE INDIVIDUAL INTERNET ACCESSIBLE DEVICE. Minimum of 20 students for course to be held.


Course Roster

Course registrants will be listed here along with their contributing role.

Name Organization
Blaser, Brittni Heart to Heart International
Everhart, Katrina Red Cross, EMA & Disaster Shelter Srvc teams
Goodman, Walt Boone Co. Fire Protection Dist.
Huddleston, Sheila SEMA
Morrow, Nicolle Missouri -1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team
Peterson, Samantha STARRS
Service, Scott BJC
soujaa, ismail City of Independence
Thomas, Michael SCBC FIRE
Tibbs, John Burrell Behavioral Health