Disaster Response - 17-GANN-F3-0179

Disaster Response

by John Newton, BS, NRP, EMS I
17-GANN-F3-0179
(4.4 / 435 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Emergency Medical Services (1.00 CEH)

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Summary:

Prehospital providers play an integral role during a disaster. They should be knowledgeable on the Emergency Medical Service’s disaster preparedness planning, including pre-event, interagency, and post-disaster planning. This course offers an overview of planning and issues related to EMS during a disaster event, the different types of disasters, and the unique issues for each type of disaster.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education course is to provide prehospital providers with an overview of disaster management, including disaster planning, before, during, and after a natural or manmade disaster and the challenge of these events present for prehospital providers. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Demonstrate the basics of disaster planning
  • Describe the relationship between EMS and the other agencies who respond to disasters
  • Discuss the issues that affect EMS providers during and after a disaster
  • Name the characteristics of many types natural and manmade disasters
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is designed for EMTs and Paramedics.
 
This CE activity is accredited for 1.0 Basic CEH by OnCourse Learning, an organization accredited by Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).
 
This course is also approved by the Florida Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (provider # 50-1489) for 08/10/17 to 12/01/20.
 
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I understand that OnCourse Learning as a requirement of CAPCE accreditation will submit a record of my course completions to the CAPCE AMS. I further understand that my course completion records may be accessed by or shared with such regulators as state EMS offices, training officers, and NREMT on a password-protected need-to-know basis. In addition, I understand that I may review my record of CAPCE-accredited course completions by contacting CAPCE.

Course Originally Released on: 3/31/2017
Date of Most Recent Review: 3/31/2017
Course Termination/Update Date: 4/10/2020

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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

 

For Florida professionals:

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David S - Alvaton, KY  ·  Nov 13, 2019
None t this time. thank you for the opportunity to complete this course
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Timothy C - Port Charlotte, FL  ·  Oct 24, 2019
This was a good course
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Brandon G - Edgewater Park, NJ  ·  Oct 08, 2019
The quality of the recording was poor
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Evelyn C - Woodland Hills, CA  ·  Oct 05, 2019
very very very very very very good jobe
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Thomas D - Canyon Country, CA  ·  Sep 22, 2019
learned a lot from this disaster response
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