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MGT-439 PEDIATRIC DISASTER RESPONSE AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Event Date: 
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: 
Nebraska City Museum of Firefighting 1320 Central Avenue Nebraska City, NE 68410
Contact/Registrar: 
Debbie Kuhn 402-326-0173
Details: 

PEDIATRIC DISASTER RESPONSE
AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS
MGT-439
The 2010 report by the National Commission on Children and Disasters identified a training gap for emergency responders, first receivers, and emergency management personnel that reduced their effectiveness in responding to pediatric patients and their unique needs/considerations. This course addresses pediatric emergency planning and medical response  considerations through a combination of lectures, small group exercises, and a table-top exercise.
Topics
• Introduction to Pediatric Response
• Emergency Management (EM) Considerations
• Implications for Planning and Response
• Functional Access Needs Considerations
• Mass Sheltering
• Pediatric Triage and Allocation of Scarce
Resources
• Pediatric Reunification Considerations
• Pediatric Decontamination Considerations
Venue
Course Length
Jurisdiction
Two days (16 hours)
Participants
• Community and Hospital based Emergency
Managers
• EMS Personnel
• Hospital Administration and Emergency Room
Personnel
• Public Safety / Public Health Personnel
• School Administrators
• MRC Personnel
• Private sector
• Law Enforcement
• Disaster response/relief personnel
• County, State, and Federal personnel who
respond to a local jurisdiction disaster event
C16.8837.04

Prerequisites
FEMA / SID Number
Students must register and bring a copy of their
SID number to class. Register online:
cdp.dhs.gov/femasid
Continuing Education Credits
IACET - 1.6 CEUs
AAFP - 13.25 hours
ENA - 15.5 hours
TX-DSHS-EMS 16.0 hours

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Registration: Form

 

August 25 & 26, 2018 
Nebraska City Museum of Firefighting
1320 Central Avenue
Nebraska City, NE  68410
 
FEMA does not charge for this course but the registration fee of $15.00 is to help with breaks for the two day course.  Lunch will be on your own.
 
Prerequisite for the course:  Each Student MUST register and bring a copy of your SID number to class.  If you don’t have a FEMA/SID number, you can register online by pasting this link into your web browser   cdp.dhs.gov/femasid.
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Checks can be made out and mailed to the Wallace Barnett CISM Foundation and mailed to 1215 South 40th Street, Lincoln, NE  68510.  You can also be invoiced and pay through Paypal.