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: Wednesday, Nov 10, 2021, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

November 10th, 2021 10:00 – 12:00 – Special Healthcare Needs in Pediatric Emergencies and OB Emergencies – Presented by Dawn Swartz, Director of Nursing and a Palliative Care Consultant at ChildServe.