EST - 10:00am to 11:15am
Healthcare Facility Preparedness examines the requirements and considerations for preparing a community and associated healthcare facilities to capably respond to and recover from a health or medical emergency. The instruction explores topics such as effective coordination, communication, and establishment of a common operating picture; understandings and agreements with relevant private sector, volunteer, and non-governmental organizations; caching and sharing of critical resources; planning considerations for addressing at-risk and special needs populations; and joint training and exercises to validate and improve community capabilities. (1.25 hours)
- All students must have a FEMA SID before they can apply for a course. If you need a FEMA SID number, you can register for one at https://cdp.dhs.gov/FEMASID. If you encounter any issues, please contact the FEMA SID help desk via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Registering for a FEMA SID does not register you for the class. All students must register using one of the links below. If you have any problems registering, please contact VILT Support via email at VILTSupport@cdpemail.dhs.gov.