Disaster Preparedness and Response

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Sigma MarketplaceSep 2021

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Natural and human-shaped disasters are an unfortunate reality, but there are steps you can take to better prepare for them and assist in disaster relief efforts. This course presents an overview of a nurse’s role in planning for and responding to a mass casualty incident. The course also includes information on how you and your family can better prepare for disasters.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  • Perform the nurse&rsquo's role in disaster preparedness and response.
  • Describe how local, state, and federal agencies and organisations respond to a disaster.
  • Provide information to help others prepare for a disaster.
  • Develop plans to respond to disasters.
  • Assemble a disaster preparedness kit.

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