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Nov 16, 2016 by Catherine Golden (cagw)
EHS 2160 : Disaster Response Planning and Management
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:04:49 GMT
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 17:42:39 GMT
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Emergency Health Services (EHS)
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CHS-BSHS: Clinical Health Sciences
: Global Leadership in Disaster Response
GLDR-BSHS: Global Leadership in Disaster Response
LEADR-BSHS: Leadership for Emergency Action and Disaster Response
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In The Catalog Prerequisites:
EHS 3103 : Technology in Critical Incident Response
EHS 3105 : Integrated Response to High Impact Violent Incidents
EHS 3107 : Financial Management for the Disaster Cycle
EHS 4105 : Operations Management in Asymmetric Conditions
EHS 4160 : Project Management and Leadership Capstone
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Clinical Leadership (CL)
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Disaster Response Planning and Management
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students in the health sciences program or with the instructor's permission
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Planning for and management of mass-casualty incidents in the pre-hospital and hospital environments for all risks (attack, man-made, and natural), including development of response plans, triage, medical evacuation procedures, communications, roles of government and the private sector, terrorism, pandemics and epidemics, and medical care for mass gatherings.
1. Recognize the National Response Framework and utilization of the Incident Command System.
2. Identify the public health and medical community roles in historical and current response and recovery efforts.
3. Describe hazards, risk, and vulnerability in disasters planning and management scenarios.
4. Discuss key preparedness capabilities for disaster response management.
5. Illustrate differences and similarities between health security and global health security concepts.
6. Analyze disaster scenarios from each stage of the disaster cycle (i.e. mitigation, preparation, response, and recovery).
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