Nov 2019 Offering

Course
MGT319 - Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and Response
Date & Times
Nov 18 - 19, 2019 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

This course is a guide for local health officials and their partners to coordinate plans to provide mass distribution of medical countermeasures in response to a large-scale public health incident. This course focuses on planning considerations, recommendation to achieve the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) 48-hour standard for Mass Prophylaxis, and the local community’s Mass Prophylaxis and Point of Dispensing (POD) site preparedness. The course material is applicable to pandemic influenza, bio-terrorism, and other public health emergencies.

Hours
16
Max Attendance
30 (16 Open Seats)
Region
H
Location
Remington Nature Center
1502 MacArthur Drive
St. Joseph, MO 64505
POST Approved
Yes
Target Audiences
Volunteer Organizations, Public Safety Communications (911), Public Health, Medical (Hospital), Law Enforcement, Government Administrative, Fire, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and Emergency Management
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites
None Set

Course Roster

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

Name Organization
Alley, Mason Knox County Health Department
Booth, Michael SEMA
Brinton, William Buchanan County EMD
Everhart, Katrina Civil Air Patrol, USAF Auxiliary
Hart, David City of St. Joseph Police Department
Hillerman, Kelli Grundy County Health Department
Karrasch, Warren Animal Control & Rescue
Norman, Stephen Animal Control & Rescue
Paige, Skye Pet Disaster Services
Pekarsky, Michelle Kansas City, MO Health Dept.
Roach, Karla St. Joseph Center for Outpatient Surgery
Stewart, Ron Adair County Health Department
Valeu, Lindsey Cass County Health Department
Wilson, Heather SEMA