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Name MGT341 Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals & Healthcare Organizations within the Community Infrastructure
This course introduces the various natural, technological, and civil hazards, to which hospitals and healthcare organizations may be vulnerable, and the potential impacts of those hazards. Federal guidelines and legislation that serve to aid in the preparedness for, and response to, incidents involving these hazards are discussed, as are current emergency management standards for the hospital community. Participants review response and recovery issues that should be addressed by medical facilities and organizations in preparation for a large-scale incident, including identification of critical resources necessary for response and recovery.
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  • •Hospital and healthcare managers •Department heads, directors, assistant directors, and senior medical staff •Personnel responsible for, or contributing to, emergency preparedness planning •Regulatory personnel •Public health/health department personnel •Local emergency management directors/managers •Emergency services managers/administrators
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