What: Community Mass Care and Emergency Assistance (G108)
When: February 27-28, 2017
Where: American Red Cross- Detroit, 100 Mack Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
Published on Oct 21, 2016
The HHS/ASPR Critical Infrastructure Protection Program presents a discussion opportunity from Emily Lord, Executive Director of Healthcare Ready to review the current landscape of the policies and programs that address private sector access to disaster sites in the United States.
Region 7 will be hosting a Smart Stat SIM Training at Frederic Fire and EMS on January 12, 2017 from 9 am - 1 pm. Participants will be provided with a complimentary lunch and operational training on both the SIM Mannequiun and accompanying software. This training will allow users to train others who may benefit from its use.
Gearing up for the Travel Season: How Clinicians Can Ensure Their Patients are Packed with Knowledge on Zika Prevention
Throughout this holiday season, many clinicians will see patients who plan to travel or have recently traveled to areas with active Zika transmission. During this COCA Call, clinicians will learn about current CDC travel recommendations, how to determine which patients should receive Zika testing after traveling to an area with Zika, and the recommendations for patients before and after travel to help them protect themselves and others from Zika.
When prescribing opioids, risk mitigation strategies can be an effective way to reduce abuse and overdose. Strategies described in CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain include reviewing prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP) data, urine drug testing (UDT), and co-prescribing naloxone.
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