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UASPH-CPHP-20150519 CDR HEPC Pediatric Decontamination
Enrollment deadline has passed.
5/26/2015 to 12/31/2018
Dennis Heon, MD, FAAP
The Pediatric Decontamination training will provide a broad overview of potential care needs for the pediatric patient involved in an emergency/disaster situation. This 1 hour training in part of a 1 day training on Pediatric Emergency Preparedness sponsored by the CRD HEPC. After completing the training, the learner will be able to: 1. Understand the unique needs of pediatric patients during decontamination 2. Plan and train for pediatric decontamination in the field and hospital setting Topics covered in the training include: * Risk factors for exposure/post-exposure * Unique concerns of decontamination of pediatric patients,: ^ Physiological ^ Behavioral/Developmental ^ Logistics * Strategies for implementing decontamination in the field or hospital setting
Course Co-sponsored By
Albany Medical Center 2018
1.1 Solve problems under emergency conditions
1.5 Demonstrate respect for all persons and cultures
2.2 Use principles of crisis and risk communication
4.2 Employ protective behaviors
University of Illinois Board of Trustees