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DelValle Institute: EMS Response to CBRNE/HAZMAT Incidents


  • Quincy Medical Center 114 Whitwell Street Quincy, MA, 02169 United States (map)

Monday, June 5, 2017 - Wednesday, June 7, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Course Description:
This course will prepare Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel to respond to incidents involving Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive (CBRNE) events and other hazardous materials, including toxic industrial chemicals (TICs). This interactive course, using activities to build skills, covers a number of topics including the role of EMS in a CBRNE/HazMat incident, how to recognize and respond to a CBRNE/HazMat incident, the use of appropriate personal protection equipment (PPE), and providing aid to patients after gross decontamination with a focus on life-saving interventions.


 

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FOR QUESTIONS ABOUT REGISTRATION, PLEASE CONTACT DELVALLE@BPHC.ORG