Medical Countermeasures: Point of Dispensing (POD), Planning and Response

MGT319 - 16.00 Hours

Description

This course is a guide for local health officials and their partners to coordinate plans to provide mass distribution of medical countermeasures in response to a large-scale public health incident. This course focuses on planning considerations, recommendation to achieve the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) 48-hour standard for Mass Prophylaxis, and the local community’s Mass Prophylaxis and Point of Dispensing (POD) site preparedness. The course material is applicable to pandemic influenza, bio-terrorism, and other public health emergencies.

Schedule

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    11/21/2019 - 11/22/2019
    Waynesville MO
    FP  MGT319  341
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    12/11/2019 - 12/12/2019
    Dallas TX
    FP  MGT319  368
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    1/16/2020 - 1/17/2020
    Shelton WA
    FP  MGT319  344
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    2/11/2020 - 2/12/2020
    Charlotte NC
    FP  MGT319  345
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    2/11/2020 - 2/12/2020
    Bakersfield CA
    FP  MGT319  353
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    2/17/2020 - 2/18/2020
    Dublin GA
    FP  MGT319  355
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    2/19/2020 - 2/20/2020
    Valdosta GA
    FP  MGT319  346
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    3/3/2020 - 3/4/2020
    Saint Cloud MN
    FP  MGT319  356
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    3/17/2020 - 3/18/2020
    Belleville MI
    FP  MGT319  347
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    4/1/2020 - 4/2/2020
    Franklinton LA
    FP  MGT319  357
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    4/13/2020 - 4/14/2020
    Wailuku HI
    FP  MGT319  358
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    4/16/2020 - 4/17/2020
    Honolulu HI
    FP  MGT319  348
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    5/5/2020 - 5/6/2020
    Newport AR
    FP  MGT319  349
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    5/19/2020 - 5/20/2020
    Pearland TX
    FP  MGT319  359
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    6/2/2020 - 6/3/2020
    North Charleston SC
    FP  MGT319  360
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    6/6/2020 - 6/7/2020
    Watertown CT
    FP  MGT319  361
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    6/16/2020 - 6/17/2020
    Sutton WV
    FP  MGT319  362
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    7/9/2020 - 7/10/2020
    Metairie LA
    FP  MGT319  363
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    7/14/2020 - 7/15/2020
    Wilmington NC
    FP  MGT319  364
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    8/4/2020 - 8/5/2020
    Largo FL
    FP  MGT319  365
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    9/1/2020 - 9/2/2020
    West Palm Beach FL
    FP  MGT319  366
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    9/8/2020 - 9/9/2020
    West Union IA
    FP  MGT319  367

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

This course is a guide for local health officials and their partners to coordinate plans to provide mass distribution of medical countermeasures in response to a large-scale public health incident. This course focuses on planning considerations, recommendation to achieve the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) 48-hour standard for Mass Prophylaxis, and the local community’s Mass Prophylaxis and Point of Dispensing (POD) site preparedness. The course material is applicable to pandemic influenza, bio-terrorism, and other public health emergencies.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Recommended

Topics

Response to terrorist Strike+Potential epdemic or pandemic events+High contagious disease and H7N9, H3N2+Resource capability accessibility and sustainment+Stategic National Stockpile+The first day of training focuses on the community plan and how to achieve CDC's 48 hour standard for mass prophylaxis. The second day of training focuses on Point of Dispensing site preparedness. The Course material is applicable to pandemic influenza, bioterrorism and epidemic preparedness. Participants also receive a mass prophylaxis planning "tool box."

Suggested Audience

Disciplines include, but are not limited to:

  • Law Enforcement (LE)
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Hospital personnel, physicians, and nurses
  • Mental Health
  • Public Health Services
  • Public Works (PW)
  • Emergency Management Organizations  
  • Tribal, county, state, and federal medical
  • Private Industry
  • School Personnel
  • Volunteer Organizations
  • Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
  • Dispatchers

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)+American Academy of Family Practitioners (AAFP)

Other Information

DHS/FEMA information

As part of a Department of Homeland Security/ Federal Emergency Management Agency (DHS/FEMA) funded Homeland Security National Training Program Cooperative Agreement this course is provided at no cost to your jurisdiction. The 2-day (16 hour) course is aimed at providing pertinent information to all first responders and receivers that could be involved in the response to a CBRNE event.

Requesting course delivery dates

Course delivery dates are at the discretion of the requesting agents or jurisdiction and must be consecutive.

  • An interested jurisdiction/agency contacts their respective State Administrative Agency Training Point of Contact (SAA TPOC) to request a National Training and Education Division (NTED) instructor-led course.
  • It is then at the SAA TPOC's discretion to approve or not approve the training request.
  • If the SAA TPOC agrees to the training request he/she contacts the training partner directly with information about the specific course to schedule, the number of participants interested in attending the course, and a listing of preferred dates.

 

Government Programs

GSA contract number: GS-07F-0357V. GSA customers, to register please contact esti@teex.tamu.edu or call (866) 878-8900.+For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact esti@teex.tamu.edu or call (866) 878-8900

Contact Information

Juan Guerrero

Training Manager
Phone: (979) 862-1063 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Resources

MGT319 Executive Summary

 

 

 

 

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PER211Medical Management of CBRNE EventsMedical Management of CBRNE EventsMedical Management of CBRNE Events

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