2012 Annual emergency preparedness conference

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
Joint Commission Resources (JCR)
Date:
11-12 Apr 2012
Location:
United States of America (Arlington, VA)
Venue:
Marriott Crystal Gateway 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Language:

Background

Destructive, devastating, shattering -– these are only a few of the words that begin to describe the impact of the natural disasters that plagued the country in 2011. Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Management plans were tested and successfully implemented. What continues to resonate is that “the Joint Commission standards DO make a difference.” From the tornado that ravaged Joplin, Missouri to the impact of Hurricane Irene up the East coast through New York and into New England, healthcare organizations saved patients lives and provided continuity of care because they were prepared.

Attend the 8th Annual Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources Annual Emergency Preparedness Conference and learn how Joint Commission accreditation standards provide healthcare organizations with a resilient framework to prepare for and recover from disaster. Hear the real-life responses of your peers to tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, active shooter threats, and more -- and how their emergency teams managed triage, evacuations, post-disaster recovery, and crisis care.

The conference agenda will provide those responsible for emergency management a portfolio of strategies, real life lessons learned and tools to implement upon return to their organizations.


Additional information

http://www.jcrinc.com/Conferences-and-Seminars/2012-Annual-Emergency-Preparedness-Conference/4560/

What is included in the event fee

Regular
$749 per registrant

Early Bird

$699 per registrant - Enter EB in the VIP/Promotional Code box when ordering on-line or using the registration form, or ask for the EB Promotional Code when ordering by phone.
(Expires 30 days before the program. Payment must be received 30 days prior to the program)

Team
$649 per registrant (When 3 or more individuals from the same organization register together)


Target audience

• Chief operating officers, chief safety officers, chief compliance officers, chief nursing officers, chief quality officers, and chief medical officers
•Directors and managers of disaster planning, emergency preparedness, disaster medicine, patient safety, operations, risk management, supply chain and materials management, security, infection control, community health, and public health


How to register

To register call +1 8772236866

Keywords

Themes:
Health & Health Facilities, Recovery, Disaster Risk Management
Hazards:
Cyclone, Flood, Tornado
Countries:
United States of America

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