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

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
System Requirements
CEUs: HIPAA Exams is authorized by IACET to offer 0.10 CEUs for this program. CEU Information


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

Course includes a video and audio component with stand-alone exam

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.



Emergency Preparedness
Table of Contents:

  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Legal Notice
  • Purpose and Learning Objectives
  • Target Audience
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • All Hazards Approach to Emergency Preparedness
  • Six Critical Areas of Emergency Preparedness
  • 1. Communications
  • 2. Supplies
  • 3. Safety and Security
  • 4. Staff Responsibilities
  • 5. Utilities Management
  • 6. Patient Clinical and Support Activities
  • Requirements to Evaluate Elements of Performance
  • End of Course Quiz

Course Content Example 1:
 Emergency Preparedness
The Joint Commissions (TJC, formerly known as JCAHO) revised standard EC. 4.20 that address Emergency Preparedness.
“The revised standards reflect an all-hazards approach to emergency preparedness that permits appropriately flexible and effective responses.”
Course Content Example 2:
 One: Communications

If the infrastructure of the community is damaged and or an organization’s power of facilities experience debilitation
  • Hospitals and other health care facilities must
    • Develop a plan to maintain communication pathways to both internal and external critical care partners in the community and the state.


  • • Instant Certificate Of Completion Printing Upon Successful Completion Of Online Emergency Preparedness Training Course
  • • Free Retakes on Exam Until You Pass
  • • Instant Access: 100% Online - Access 24/7 from Anywhere
  • • No Recurring Fees

Only $24.95


Bundle Price Per Person
1-14 $24.95
15-49 $19.99
50-99 $17.99
100 + Call for $

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