Most hospital leadership is well-versed in the principles of Emergency Preparedness. But have you considered how to ensure your hospital would respond well if an incident occurred without warning at an “off-peak” time, when administrators and leadership were not already there?
This timely session will feature speaker Dev Raheja. A respected and sought out expert on hospital and medical device safety, author of the popular book Safer Hospital Care, Dev Raheja draws on his 25 years of experience as a risk management and quality assurance consultant to provide hospital stakeholders with a systematic way to learn the science of safe care.
Learn how to equip your hospital with the tools to mobilize staff who DOESN’T already know how to respond in an emergency.
What you will learn:
- Hazard vulnerability analysis
- HEICS command system
- Job action sheets
- Policies and procedures management
- Emergency codes
- Emergency action wizard
- Response coordination with local, state, and federal agencies
- Where to find critical information quickly
- Who to communicate information to
- Resources to learn more
This webinar will help in preparing for the Emergency Preparedness Rule coming November 2017. Facilities and healthcare providers affected are the following:
Religious Nonmedical Health Care Institutions (RNHCIs)
Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs)
Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities (PRTFs)
All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)
Long-Term Care (LTC) Facilities
Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID)
Home Health Agencies (HHAs)
Comprehensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (CORFs)
Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs)
Clinics, Rehabilitation Agencies, and Public Health Agencies as Providers of Outpatient Physical Therapy and Speech-Language Pathology Services
Community Mental Health Centers (CMHCs)
Organ Procurement Organizations (OPOs)
Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Facilities
Read more about ways to prepare here.