Initial Response

  • What is the scope of the incident and the response?
  • How will it affect service delivery?
  • Where are the impacted communities?
  • What population is impacted?
  • What is the anticipated medical surge?
  • Determine communication means
  • Evaluate healthcare organization, staff and supplies
  • Healthcare facility status
  • Consider healthcare facility incident command status
  • Determine health department status
  • Identify who need to know
  • Identify resources to be deployed
  • Consider healthcare facility decompression initiatives
When: Thursday, Mar 19, 2020, 8:00AM - 4:45PM

Locations   - several options, with hopefully more satellite sties to be developed in the   coming weeks.

NETEC Team LIVE - Mary Greeley Medical Center /   Ames IA - 1111 Duff Ave.

Satellite gathering site - Johnson County EMA /   Iowa City IA - 4529 Melrose Ave

Satellite gathering site - Estherville IA / more   info to follow on details

Here   is the registration link for the main location in Ames:


Here   is the registration link for Iowa City satellite:


Here   is the registration link for Estherville satellite:


Here is the registration link for Bettendorf:

The   focus of this course will include how to identify and isolate a patient with   Ebola or other special pathogen and inform appropriate officials while   continuing to provide the necessary care until the patient is transferred to   a selected care facility.


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