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local emergency response personnel/ organizations able to contain/ deal effectively with disaster/ aftermath

Level I disaster

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requires regional efforts/ mutual aid from surround communities

Level II disaster

3

magnitude that local/ regional overwhelmed; requires state/ federal aid → national guard

Level III disaster

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NBC disasters

Nuclear/Biological/Chemical

5

Pitfalls of Triage

Failure to recognize/attend to/ take/ document:
1. c/o severe pain
2. high-risk chief complaints
3. adequate v/s
4. triage and/or MSE
5. retriage pts in waiting room

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4 stages of disaster cycle

Mitigation
Planning
Response
Recovery

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Treatment of responders

Recovery

8

Order restored, public utilities--operations begin

Recovery stage

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Reduces devastating effects (evacuation, early morning, primary prevention)

Mitigation

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Sprinklers are an example of what phase of the disaster cycle

Mitigation

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Phases of response in a disaster cycle

Activation (notification/initial response)
Implementation (search/rescue)
Extrication (triage, stabilization, transport)

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Disaster medical assistance team
(DMAT's)

Vol. grp transported to disaster site--triage, stabilization, transport, TX
30 MDs, nurses,EMS, others

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The hospital disaster plan includes protocols/policies that meet following means:

1.recognition and notification
2. Assessment of the hospital capabilities and personnel recall
3.Establishment of the Sulidae control center
4. Maintenance and accurate records
5. Public relations