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  • Tags: Emergency Management

Creator: Litvak, Mark, Katherine Miller, Tehnaz Boyle, Rachel Bedenbaugh, Christina Smith, David Meguerdichian, David Reisman, Paul Biddinger, Adam Licurse, and Eric Goralnick.
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2021-03-10
Description: Disasters have many deleterious effects and are becoming more frequent. From a health-care perspective, disasters may cause periods of stress for hospitals and health-care systems. Telemedicine is a rapidly growing technology that has been used to…

Creator: DiLorenzo, M. A., C. A. Baker, J. J. Herstein, L. Evans, J. J. Lowe, S. G. Gibbs, and N. Bhadelia.
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2021-02-15
Description: In response to the 2013-2016 Ebola virus disease outbreak, the US government designated certain healthcare institutions as Ebola treatment centers (ETCs) to better prepare for future emerging infectious disease outbreaks. This study investigated ETC…

Creator: Shrestha, Gentle Sunder, Ninadini Shrestha, Ritesh Lamsal, Saurabh Pradhan, Anil Shrestha, Robert Canelli, and Rafael Ortega.
Subject: Treatment & Care
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2021-02-18
Description: The video “Emergency Intubation in Covid-19” is intended for health care personnel involved in performing emergency endotracheal intubation in patients with suspected or proven infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2…

Creator: The Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2020-11-24
Description: New York City suffered an unprecedented surge of novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients from April to June 2020 associated with extraordinary use of critical care resources and high case fatality ratios. Hospitals were overwhelmed and…

NETEC_TestingED_081920_esp.pdf
Creator: NETEC
Subject: Elementos en Español
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2020-08-06
Description: This printable flyer is a Spanish language version of "Emergency Department Testing for COVID-19." Testing strategies impact overall hospital operations, including the need for cohorting and amount of PPE used. These guidelines help balance the…

Creator: Shenoy, Erica S., and David J. Weber.
Subject: Infection Control
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2021-01-11
Description: Delivery of care to patients with highly communicable diseases balances the potential risk of transmission from the patient-to-healthcare personnel (HCP) with the risks to the patient of delayed or reduced access to needed interventions.

Simultaneos Disaster Response Final Compressed.pdf
Creator: NETEC
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Webinar
Date Last Updated: 2021-01-13
Description: In this webinar, we will describe how the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) structure can be utilized for managing a “dual” response as derived from case-based scenarios involving COVID-19 and Wild Fire/Hurricane emergency situations,…

NETEC_CPRinPandemic_121120_Final.pdf
Creator: NETEC
Subject: Treatment & Care
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2020-12-11
Description: This printable flyer discusses safetly and plans for CPR and Code Blue in a pandemic. CPR during the COVID-19 pandemic requires extra precautions. Follow the examples and tips shown here to keep everyone safe while resuscitating a patient.

MgHighlyInfectiousDiseasewHICS.pdf
Creator: NETEC
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2020-12-16
Description: This printable flyer discusses the use of the HICS system with infectious disease outbreaks. Hospital incident command system (HICS) is a robust framework that helps hospitals prepare, mitigate, respond, and recover from threats, planned events, and…