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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, REMT-P, PhD, JD, and Jeanne Seelye Seelye, RN, MSN, CEN and Jeff Solheim, RN-BC, MSN, CEN, CFRN, FAEN
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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

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 11/14/2016

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