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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 22, 2019 8:00AM to 5:00PM 
Wed. Jan 23, 2019 8:00AM to 5:00PM 
Location Metrolina Healthcare Coalition Warehouse
3311-A Beam Rd, Charlotte NC 28217 
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access Yes
Offered By Texas Engineering 
Primary Instructor FED, Direct Delivery 
Course Length 2 Days 
Course Hours 16 
Maximum Participants 30
# Open Seats 8
# on Wait List 0
Attachments travel docs

Offering Specific Information

Local POC: Kariena Bernesser at 704-258-8966 or

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

Any eligible attendee wishing to be reimbursed for hotel and meals, click on the "Documents" above and print and bring forms with you.   |   |  Emergency Management Program's HelpDesk: 919-825-2574   |  NCEM Email   |  Healthcare Program's HelpDesk: 919-855-3812   |  OEMS Email