Disciplines: Respiratory Therapy

5 Contact Hours

Author(s): Michael D. Martin
Item#: V7183
Contents: 1 Course Book (64 pages)

Heath Care Facilities Disaster Planning Guide

Price $44.95
Item # V7183
When available, the Online Course format is included with the hard copy, eBook, or audio book formats!

This course discusses how to develop and implement an emergency preparedness / response / recovery plan for Health Care facilities.

AARC Approval #145611000

Course Objectives
    • Understand why we must plan for emergencies and disasters.
    • Define what an effective emergency plan should include and the role of the plan administrator.
    • Understand the importance of getting executive/owner support.
    • Recognize the hazards facing a health care facility.
    • Prepare a Vulnerability Analysis.
    • Understand the planning process.
    • List the emergency management elements of a plan.
    • Define the primary steps in developing an emergency/disaster plan.
    • Identify issues and concerns that should be addressed when developing a plan and form a planning team.
    • Understand what Business Resumption Planning is.
    • Prepare a Business Impact Analysis (BIA).
    • Define critical business functions and Recovery Team responsibilities.
    • Contact hours will be awarded for up to one (1) year from the date the course is ordered, unless otherwise indicated with an expiration date.
    • You must score 75% or higher on the final exam and complete the course evaluation to pass this course and receive a certificate of completion.
    • Through our review processes, Western Schools ensures that this course content is presented in a balanced, unbiased manner and is free from commercial influence. It is Western Schools’ policy not to accept commercial support.
    • All persons involved in the planning and development of this course have disclosed no relevant financial relationships or other conflicts of interest related to the course content.