Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute
Objective: To provide health care providers with the knowledge and skills required to recognize and manage "all-hazards" threats (nuclear, biological, chemical, explosive and natural disasters).
Learning Outcome: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to recognize and manage "all-hazards" threats (nuclear, biological, chemical, explosive and natural disasters). Students must successfully perform the practical skills evaluation.
Course Content: Major topics include MASS Triage, community and hospital disaster planning, media and communications during disasters and mass fatality management.
Methods of Instruction: Lecture, small group interactive sessions, hands-on practicum exercises and skills stations.
Four skills stations reinforce the learning completed on Day 1 of this course. These skills stations are as follows:
NOTE: In order to maintain credentials, a renewal course is required every three years.
The continuing education hours are approved by the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIEMSS) www.miemss.org and the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS) www.cecbems.org and are recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) www.nremt.org.
4500 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20742
|Date:||June 6, 2013 - June 7, 2013|
|Times:||08:00 - 17:00|
|Fee:||There is no charge for this program.|
Seating priority will be given to Maryland residents.
If you require special accommodations please send your requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org or you may call 301-226-9920 or 1-800-275-6374.
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