“The value of these courses comes from having a better understanding of what you’re doing. They make you a well-rounded subject matter expert in areas you’re expected to be to perform your job.”
One of the many outcomes from the September 11, 2001 Trade Center attacks was the realization there is no standard language used among hospitals, emergency responders, smaller providers like ambulatory and surgical centers. Today, federal regulations standardize practice among agencies who follow the protocols.
“Decontamination is one of those things that we regularly train our emergency department staff on and they’re well prepared to handle these kinds of situations,” said Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Spokesperson Joy Alexiou.
Take a look at your keyboard and ask yourself, “When is the last time I cleaned that?” If the answer is “never”, grab an alcohol wipe and tidy up. Your fingers — and your health — will thank you. Use these additional tips to keep your body healthy.
Before the summer gets too hot, use these tips to prevent unexpected breakdowns. You’ll save yourself a lot of time, money, and sweat.
Falling while you’re cleaning the gutters or hanging a picture, or at work in the line of duty, represents a huge risk of injury. OSHA can become involved if incidents are severe and insurance and medical payments can quickly get out of hand.
What would happen if you were displaced from your home during a natural disaster? Use this checklist to plan and practice for this important what-if scenario.
Troy Jester leads off the 1st afternoon session by showing us how to design an emergency preparedness exercise as referenced in the IFASC EP Toolkit
Vantage Point Consulting will be on-site at the 2018 Spring Conference on May 4, 2018. This year’s conference is at the Ritz Charles, 12156 N Meridian Street, Carmel, IN 46032.
Healthcare administrators and providers in Indiana District 5 can register now for four classes being held in June at Riverview Health in Noblesville. Courses include Long Term Care, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, and Home Health & Hospice.