Date & Time
Monday, May 1, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Name
126 The Jail Is on Fire: Emergency Preparedness Using NCCHC Standards*
Description

Your overcrowded jail is on fire, it's being evacuated, and you have injuries to treat. Do you know what to do? Thankfully, the speakers did. This session will share firsthand accounts from the presenters, how did they did it, and how you can prepare. Attendees will also learn how an emergency response plan can help prepare for anything.

Educational Objectives
  • State the importance of health services and custody planning together to conduct man-down drills and mass disaster drills
  • Enumerate key areas that must be approved by the responsible health authority and facility administrator
  • Describe ways that mass disaster drills are conducted and critiqued

Level: Basic