It explains the importance of hospital decontamination plans for large numbers of causalities in the event of a major terrorist, hazmat or natural catastrophe resulting in contaminated patients. Without a plan, hospitals risk contamination of staff, patients and the facility.
This program follows the Joint Commission's accreditation standards for decontamination and emergency planning and outlines the process of quickly mobilizing a hospital decontamination team. It is also ideal for training new decon teams, as well ad for refresher training.
Topics covered include:
Decontamination techniques for ambulatory and non-ambulatory patients
Weather and modesty issues
Equipment and supplies needed
Integrating traige with decon
Post decon activities
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