Course Offering

Mass Fatalities Planning and Response for Rural Communities
Start Date:08/09/2018
End Date:08/09/2018
Hours:8
Facility:Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center - Conf Room B
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Sponsor(s):Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
Description:This 8-hour awareness-level, instructor-led course is designed to prepare rural first responders and officials with the basic knowledge, skills and abilities to manage a mass fatality incident impacting their jurisdiction. Target audience includes first responders, coroners/medical examiners, public health officials, and others with responsibilities during a mass fatality incident. Issues addressed include establishing roles and responsibilities, assets management, remains processing and identification, diversity issues and development of a mass fatality plan that affect the construct of a mass fatality response.