Faculty: Donna L Atherton RN, MSN, NP and Carol Pierini MA

Release Date: Sep 10, 2018
Valid Through: Sep 10, 2020. This course will be updated or expired on this date
Successful Completion: Complete entire module, complete the exam with a passing score of 80% or better, and complete the evaluation form
Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 60 minutes
CEUs: See Continuing Education section
Media: Internet. Available 24/7 365 Online. See requirements below

Overview

Broaden your understanding of disaster preparedness and the responsibilities of health care providers.

learning objectives

  • Explain who is responsible for preparedness and response planning.
  • Review critical communications both internal and external to community care partners, state and federal agencies.
  • Discuss adequate levels and appropriateness of supplies to hazard vulnerabilities.
  • Identify roles and responsibilities within a standard hospital incident command structure.

Content

Content

January 1, 2008: The Joint Commission (TJC, formerly known as JCAHO) revised standard EC. 4.20 that addresses Emergency Preparedness.  

“The revised standards reflect an all-hazards approach to emergency preparedness that permits appropriately flexible and effective responses.”
 

•Health care organizations must:
§Prepare for a variety of disasters
§Account for different effects a disaster may entail in order to comply
§Provide a plan of action if the local community is not prepared to   help the organization
§Be prepared to deal with multiple disasters occurring simultaneously or concurrently

 
Six Critical Areas of Emergency Preparedness (TJC Standards EC.4.13 – EC. 4.18)

features

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  • • Free Retakes on Exam Until You Pass
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Continuing Education


Disclosures of Conflicts of Interest

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Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This activity might describe the off-label, investigational, or experimental use of medications and/or devices that may exceed their FDA-approved labeling. Physicians should consult the current manufacturers’ prescribing information for these products.


Disclaimer

The content for this activity was developed independently of the commercial support. All materials are included with permission. The opinions expressed are those of the faculty and are not to be construed as those of the publisher or grantor.

This educational activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ANCC Accreditation Criteria, Policies, and Standards for Commercial Support. Recommendations involving clinical medicine in a continuing medical education activity must be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indications and contraindications in the care of patients. All scientific research referred to, reported, or used in support or justification of a patient care recommendation must conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.


Operating Systems Requirements

  • Windows: XP or higher
  • Mac OS X: 10.5 or higher
  • Android:* Lollipop and Marshmallow
  • iOS:* 9 or higher

Minimum System Requirement

  • Disk Space: 600 MB of free hard drive space

Browsers

  • Windows: Internet Explorer 8 or higher**, Firefox latest (32-bit), Chrome latest
  • Mac OS X: Safari 7 and above
  • Pop-up blockers should be turned off

Internet Connection Speed

  • Windows: Intel Pentium® processor (1GHz or faster), At least 1 GB RAM

Display

  • Graphics card: 800x600 pixel resolution or greater (1024x768 pixels recommended).

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