OSX 920t • Emergency Management in Healthcare

OSX 920t • Emergency Management in the Healthcare Environment

2022 DatesTimesMeetingsMeeting TypeLocationReg. DeadlineFee
* Schedule(s) subject to change; contact our OSHA Assistant for scheduling questions | Updated 1/3/2022

Course Description

Emergency Management in the Healthcare EnvironmentThis curriculum is designed for individuals who work within the healthcare environment, and will focus on emergency management and disaster scenarios within that environment. This course will also evaluate The Joint Commission (TJC) accreditation requirements for emergency management and disaster preparedness.

Who Should Attend

Individuals responsible for overseeing safety in industries such as: Construction, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Maritime and General Industry.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe Internal and External Disaster Scenarios within the Healthcare Environment
  2. Perform a Hazard Vulnerability Analysis (HVA)
  3. Identify Mass Casualties Response Systems
  4. Identify Mass Decontamination Response Systems
  5. Describe Hospital Incident Command System (HICS)

CEUs: 0.8
Prerequisites: None
Course Length: 1 day
Recommended Materials: Pen, pencil, highlighter and writing pad


System and Equipment Requirements

It is important that students review the system and equipment requirements listed below to be successful in a video conferencing course.

  • An internet connection – broadband wired or wireless (3G or 4G/LTE)
  • Access to computer or laptop (*no phone); one student per device
  • Speakers and a microphone – built-in, USB plug-in, or wireless Bluetooth

Videoconferencing Requirements