Emergency Preparedness Summit September 10, 2019

September 10, 2019

 The focus of the 2019 Summit is Protecting our staff and patients during emergencies. There will be sessions on recognition of and protection from, Highly Infectious Diseases. Preparing and responding to Civil Unrest for a hospital or business unit. What Incident Management Objectives should be achieved during the first 30 minutes of an emergency. What are the components of an Active Shooter response and what are the options for training for UPMC organizations.

Target Audience

Nurse
Nurse Practitioner
Pharmacist
Pharmacy Technician
Physician
Physician Assistant

Learning Objectives

This program will improve the command, control and response activities of emergency preparedness personnel.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 7.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
07/22/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020
Event starts: 
09/10/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
09/10/2019 - 6:45pm

07:00-08:00

Registration, light breakfast

 

08:00-08:30

Welcome Opening remarks

Tami Minnier,

08:30-09:00

Overview of Conference Agenda General Sessions and Afternoon Sessions

 Knox Walk 

09:00-09:30

Fire, Flood Locust, lessons for the Management of Emergencies

Al Boland  

09:30-10:00

Emerging Infectious Disease and the threat to Health Care Workers

Dr. Snyder

Break10:00 to 10:15

 

 

10:15 to 11:00

Civil Unrest, how to prepare

What are the threats?

Megan Clapp

Doug Cole

11:00 to 12:00

Protecting our Organization,

What are the issues, how do we plan?

 

Bob Winter, DHS

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

 

1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Breakout sessions

 

 

Active Shooter/UPMC and ALICE training

Mona Wallace, Bob Winter, Kimberly Sweeney

 

FLF-HID.

 Children’s Experience in planning and exercise Implementation at Rural Hospital, Soldiers and Sailors.

Can you spot it? Issues in

Dr. Martin, Dr. Hewitt, Andy Tom, Chuck, Marnie Kaminski

 

Escape the first 30 minutes of a Disaster.

KC-HIMS Logs, messages and more

Denise Abernathy, Mary Wood,    

J. Brown

4:30 to 5:00

Program evaluation

Eric Poach Knox Walk

 

Herberman
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Disclosures: No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

 

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses attending this program will receive a Certificate of Attendance confirming 7.75 hours of continuing education in a CME accredited program.  These hours may be considered eligible for completing the 30 hours of continuing education required for biannual nursing re-licensure in Pennsylvania. 

Available Credit

  • 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 7.75 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/22/2019
Course expires: 
06/30/2020
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