October 22-28, 2017

Region 5 goes to Anniston!!

These are the courses that we will be attending (each title is “hot-linked” to information for 2016–including prerequisites for the course):

Emergency Medical Operations for CBRNE Incidents Hospital

Emergency Response Training for Mass Casualty Incidents

Healthcare Leadership for Mass Casualty Incidents


This is who we need–start recruiting:

Hospital Executivesminimum of 10/course  (—Senior executives who have ultimate legal and overall fiduciary responsibilities for the institution)

Emergency Department Managers/Leadersminimum of 10/course (—Responsible for overall clinical and administrative management of the ED resources )

Mid-level Managementno minimum (—Responsibility for activating the disaster plan)

Other Patient Careno minimum (—Patient support areas may be represented, including infection control, chaplains, social workers, legal, and others)

Physical Plant Operationsminimum of 8/course (—Responsible for the physical plant and its Environment; this includes security, information technology, HazMat, Materials management)

Patient Servicesminimum of 6/course (—Senior patient care services leadership who are responsible for the following: organizing and delivering patient care services and resources; maintaining a patient tracking system; assuring the treatment of inpatients and managing the inpatient care areas; and controlling discharge procedures )

Emergency Medical Servicesminimum of 4/course (—Responsible for authorizing policy and/or participating in the formation of policy that determines the response of EMS resources to a disaster)

Public Healthminimum of 4/course (—Responsible for authorizing policy and/or participating in the formation of policy that determines the public health response to a disaster)


Sign up for these programs starts in October, 2016–please spread the word within your facility so that we get a full compliment attendees.  Step 1 is to


Once we receive additional information, we will ask you to sign up on the Center For Domestic Preparedness (CDP) site.  

Please look at, and complete (most are online), the prerequisite courses for the course you wish to take. 

More information will be available at the 5dmrc meetings, or contact regional staff at [email protected]–come join us!



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