Course Offering

Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and Response
Start Date:06/05/2018
End Date:06/06/2018
Hours:16
Facility:Kansas City Health Dept.
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Sponsor(s):Missouri State Emergency Management Agency
Description:The course is a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) certified course intended for the full spectrum of participants within a community - from volunteers to highly trained, skilled professionals. This course is a two-day workshop and facilitated discussion that covers the roles played by each of the following in distributing resources during a public health emergency: The Center for Disease Control's Division of Strategic National Stockpile (SNS); the state, territory, or tribal nation, and the local jurisdiction. Prerequisites: It is highly recommended that participants complete the following Independent Study courses: IS700 - NIMS: An Introduction; IS800.b - National Response Framework, an Introduction; IS100 - An Introduction to Incident Command System; IS200.HC - Applying ICS to Healthcare Organizations; IS808 - Emergency Support Function (ESF) #8 Public Health and Medical Services. These courses can be completed at http:/www./training.fema.gov/IS/. It is also suggested that participants complete AWR160 - WMD Awareness Level Training at http://www.teexwmdcampus.com.