Published January 2006
by Not Avail .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||105|
Emergency Response Resources, Terrorism Response. During emergencies exposure to blood and other body fluids are common. Emergency response and recovery workers are at risks of exposure to blood borne infectious diseases through contact with sharp objects and the potential contamination of open wounds. Terrorism is the use of force or violence against persons or property in violation of the criminal laws of the United States for purposes of intimidation, coercion, or ransom. Terrorists often use threats to: • Learn where emergency exits are located in buildings you frequent. Plan how. DISASTER NURSING AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS DISASTER NURSING AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS For Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Terrorism and Other Hazards New to the Fourth Edition: • Tener. Considering recent world events and increasing geopolitical tensions, Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness, Fourth Edition now features expanded content on the ubiquitous threat of terrorism, potential detonation of thermonuclear weapons, emerging and reemerging infectious diseases, and increasing frequency and intensity of natural Price: $
Training & Education VDH employees participate in a preparedness training program that is tailored to meet public health emergency preparedness core competencies and preparedness capabilities. Training initiatives are guided by a biennial training needs assessment of employees. Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Emergency Preparedness Paperback – Decem by Robert T. Jordan (Author)3/5(2). In the Event of Terrorism. Emergency Preparedness and Response Post emergency telephone numbers by your telephones, on the refrigerator, in your wallet or purse, and in children's book bags or backpacks. Make sure children know how and when to call Description: This is the third edition of a comprehensive manual of disaster nursing and emergency preparedness for chemical, biological, and radiological terrorism, as well as other hazards (including natural disasters, special populations, and disaster recovery). The third edition provides an expanded focus on human services, mental health Brand: Springer Publishing Company.
Preparedness is defined by DHS/FEMA as "a continuous cycle of planning, organizing, training, equipping, exercising, evaluating, and taking corrective action in an effort to ensure effective coordination during incident response." This cycle is one element of a broader National Preparedness System to prevent, respond to, and recover from natural disasters, acts of terrorism, and other disasters. Get this from a library! Is America safe?: terrorism, homeland security, and emergency preparedness. [Robert T Jordan; Don Philpott] -- Looks at terrorism threats in the twenty-first century, reviews the history of terrorism, and offers advice to Americans on how to prepare to respond to an attack. CCRNs: This course is eligible for new synergy model Category C. Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness won an AJN Book of the Year award for For this course, we have selected 12 chapters from the large text and reproduced them ( pages out of the pages in the entire book). This book provides comprehensive coverage of issues relating to terrorism, terrorist behavior, homeland security policies, and emergency management. It offers a foundation that spans the readily apparent chasm between the homeland security and disaster communities, and covers the stages of emergency management with a focus on terrorism.