PER 211 Medical Management of CBRNE Events

July 24-25, 2019

8:00am – 4:30pm

Memphis Jewish Home 36 Bazeberry Road, Cordova, TN

To register:  http://www.midsouthepc.org/per-211-medical-management-of-cbrne-events/

What if a catastrophic event occurs? Will you be ready? Will you need a special level of protection? Is decontamination necessary? Do you have the right medications? 

 

PER 211, Medical Management of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives, (CBRNE) Events answers these questions and more as you learn how to distinguish between different agents of concern that could be used in a major incident. 

 

This course is a combination of facilitated discussions, small-group exercises, Human Patient Simulator hands-on scenarios, and traditional classroom discussions. Exercises are conducted in a CBRNE scenario using both adult and pediatric Human Patient Simulators to reinforce classroom lectures and interaction.  

 

This course promotes critical thinking skills while utilizing the RAPID-Care concept. The multi-discipline make-up of the participants helps to strengthen information sharing, communications, and medical surge capabil

Topics

  • Environmental factors and protective issues for both first responders and the public
  • Planning for potential consequences of a CBRNE incident
  • Recognizing and identifying CBRNE agents and their physiological effects on the human body
  • Recognizing and identifying CBRNE agents and their physiological effects on the human body
  • Appropriate self-protection measures and measures necessary to limit patient cross-contamination
  • Assessment of adult and pediatric patients
  • Basic decontamination considerations
  • Appropriate triage methods during a CBRNE or terrorist incident
  • Response to an incident involving CBRNE
  • RAPID-Care concepts

Suggested Audience

Disciplines include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Fire Services
  • Law Enforcement (LE)
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Hospital personnel, physicians, and nurses
  • Public Health Services
  • Public Works (PW)
  • Emergency Management Organizations
  • City, county, state, federal medical  
  • Private Industry
  • Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
  • Dispatchers

Government Programs, Certifications And Accreditations

  • GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact esti@teex.tamu.edu or call (866) 878-8900

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

  • 1.6 CEUs
  • Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)
  • American Academy of Family Practitioners (AAFP)

Other Information

DHS/FEMA

As part of a Department of Homeland Security/ Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA) funded Homeland Security National Training Program Cooperative Agreement this course is provided at no cost to your jurisdiction.

Continuing Education Credits

ENA continuing education credit is approved by the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA), an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.Course Delivery Dates

 

Dates: 
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 08:00 to Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 16:30
Address: 
Memphis Jewish Home
36 Bazeberry Road
38018 Cordova , TN
Training or Exercise Event: 
Yes