“Emergency Preparedness” Discussion
• Discuss emergency preparedness and nursing’s role ?At the local/national/international levels
?The Joint Commission position statements
?Review your agency policies as a good resource
? Review ANA’s “Emergency Preparedness & Response” found at http://www.nursingworld.org/disasterpreparedness ?Be competent- http://www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/WorkplaceSafety/Healthy-Work-Environment/DPR/Education
A brief overview of potential weapons of terrorism … see textbook as one good resource!
Course Student Learning Outcomes:
• The student will examine nursing implications of global concerns in pharmacology by:
•Discussing emergency preparedness and response
•Discussing potential pharmacologic weapons of terrorism.
• ?Integrating current research and evidence-based treatment protocols into nursing practice