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When Disasters Strike - CE681
When Disasters Strike
Preparing for the Unexpected


CE681 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Guy H. Haskell, PhD, JD, REMT-P and Jeanne Seelye, RN, MSN, CEN and Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN-BC, CEN, CFRN, FAEN
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CE OVERVIEW REVIEWS     
Objectives:
The goal of this program is to inform RNs and EMTs about the types of disasters and the interventions for preparing to help with response to disasters. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Explain the four stages of disaster management
  • Correctly triage a patient using disaster triage criteria
  • Describe unique considerations when the disaster involves a chemical, radiological, or biological agent
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses and EMTs/paramedics.
 
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at cedirect.continuingeducation.com and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 6/29/2019

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Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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