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Pediatric Disaster Response and Emergency Preparedness (MGT-439)

MGT439 - Pediatric Disaster Response and Emergency Preparedness

This course prepares students to effectively, appropriately, and safely plan for and respond to a disaster incident involving children, addressing the specific needs of pediatric patients in the event of a community based-incident. Pediatric specific planning considerations include mass sheltering, pediatric-triage, reunification planning and pediatric decontamination considerations. This is not a hands-on technical course, but instead a management resource course for stakeholders like pediatric physicians, emergency managers, emergency planners, and members of public emergency departments like EMS, Fire, Police, Public Health, and Hospitals in field of disaster response and preparedness work.

Date(s)  Tue. Jan 15, 2019 9:00AM to 5:00PM 
Wed. Jan 16, 2019 9:00AM to 5:00PM 
Location New Hanover County NE Regional Library
1241 Military Cutoff Road, Wilmington NC 28405 
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
Offered By North Carolina Division of Emergency Management 
Primary Instructor FED, Direct Delivery 
Course Length 2 Days 
Course Hours 16 
Maximum Participants 30
# Open Seats 30
# on Wait List 0
Attachments travel docs

Offering Specific Information

Local POC: Catrina Streba at 910-431-6028 or

State POC: Bill Chamberlain at 919-825-2261 or

To any eligible attendee who wants to be reimbursed for Hotel and Meals while attending this course, click on the "Documents" link above   |   |  Emergency Management Program's HelpDesk: 919-825-2574   |  NCEM Email   |  Healthcare Program's HelpDesk: 919-855-3812   |  OEMS Email