DVDTerrorism Medical Response



Designed for EMS, medical services, hospitals and public health agencies, this important training resource prepares personnel in the medical community to be pro-active in planning for and responding to a terrorist incident. Topics:
  • Characteristics of various categories of biological and chemical agents
  • General indicators of a terrorist event
  • Symptoms of exposure
  • Elements of an emergency plan for hospitals and public health, including staffing issues & resource needs
  • Legal and security issues
  • Surveillance
  • Protective clothing
  • Decontamination
  • Treating and cohorting victims
  • Mass fatalities. 29 min.