HOSPITAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT CURRICULUM

2015 – 2016

Dates: The first Thursday of each month from 8am – 12Noon.
September – Hazard Vulnerability Analysis
  • Introduce concept
  • Introduce tool, scale
  • Facilitating the completion of the HVA
  •  How you use the data and who it should be shared with
  •  Planning around the top tickers
  •  Complete an HVA
October – Hospital Incident Command System
  •  How HICS differs from ICS
  •  HICS training
  •  Job action sheets
  •  HICS forms
  •  Tabletop exercise
November – Emergency Operations Plan
  •  Development of the plan
  •  Supporting annexes
  •  Vetting the plans
  •  Educating the plans
  •  Training the plans
December – Command Center Operations
  •  Activation
  •  Picking the team
  •  Organizing information
  •  Communications
  •  Developing the Incident
  • Action Plan
  •  Facilitating briefings
  •  Radio exercise
January – Community Integration
  •  Trip to Boston Medical Intelligence Center
  •  Observe Boston Healthcare Preparedness Coalition
  •  Presentation to group by healthcare partners and their role in response- Public Health, EMS, Long term care, Neighborhood health centers
February – Information Management/Communications
  •  The pull and push of information
  •  Target audiences
  •  Sharing information
  •  Coordinating messaging
  •  Unified command center
  • communication exercise
March- Planning for Mass Casualties
  •  Surge
  •  Triage
  •  Staffing
  •  Space
  •  Prioritization and allocation of resources
  •  Alternate sites
  •  Command center MCI exercise
April- Drill Design
  •  Goals
  •  Objectives
  •  Scenario development
  •  Participants
  •  Operational areas
  •  MSEL development
  •  Facilitators, Controllers and evaluators
May- Full Scale Exercise for Fellows