Emergency Preparedness: Think About the Unthinkable [3113]
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: Union Station Ballroom B

   Joseph Powell, Safety Officer/Emergency Management Coordinator, OhioHealth
   Joe Tulga, Director of Safety and Security, OhioHealth, Facilities Business Office

Track: Emergency Preparedness and Response
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Advanced


All organizations need to be prepared to respond to emergency events. These events can be natural, man-made or technological. The question for every organization is … Are You Prepared? If you are not, how do you get prepared? The presenter teaches participants about tools that can assist their organizations with the process of assessing and preparing for emergency events. Participants can use these tools to assess their preparedness to respond to an active shooter event.

Learning Objectives:
Describe the use of a hazard vulnerability analysis to prioritize vulnerabilities to emergency events
Define components of the emergency management cycle (mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery)
Explain how to use a risk assessment tool to assess your organization's preparedness to respond to an active shooter event

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  EPA: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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