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Course Description

MGT-319 - Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and Response

Formerly Named Course:

Bioterrorism: Mass Prophylaxis Preparedness and Planning

This training course is to enhance jurisdiction preparedness and emergency response efforts by providing the knowledge of how to exercise and revise a plan that utilizes an all-hazards, whole community approach toward a medical countermeasures event. Assists with coordination of planning, training and responding to a Medical Countermeasure (MCM) response for a public health incident. This course responds directly to the National Preparedness Goal; as it applies to delivery of medical countermeasures to exposed populations.

Topics

• Category A, B, C Agents, natural hazards, man-made, or terrorism events.

• Points of Dispensing Command Structure for planning, execution, and demobilization of a jurisdictional response

• Emergency Use Authorizations (EUA)

• Discussions as it applies to local Emergency Support Function (ESF-8 and ESF-6)

• Public Health Preparedness Capabilities

Delivered onsite at a location designated by the requesting jurisdiction.  To learn more or schedule a delivery, contact Kathy Wall kathy.wall@teex.tamu.edu Tel. 979-845-2409 www.teex.org



Prerequisites & Other Information:


Recommendation: 
AWR 314 - Mass Prophylaxis Awareness for Public Health Emergencies
available at : 
https://teex.org/Pages/Class.aspx?course=AWR314&courseTitle=Mass%20Prophylaxis%20Awareness%20for%20Public%20Health%20Emergencies

FEMA / SID Number:
Students must register and bring a copy of their SID number to class. Register https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid 



Cost:
No tuition is charged.


Course Specifics

Hours: 16.00
Provider: TEEX
Sponsor: DHS-FEMA TEI
Disciplines: Public Health
Public Safety Communications
Volunteer Organization
Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Service
Health Care
Law Enforcement
Fire Service
Government Administration



Available Classes

ViewCourse NumberClass NameLocationDatesSeats Available 
View class MGT-319 Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and ResponsePasadena Convention Center
7902 Fairmont Pkwy
Pasadena, TX 77506
01/15/2019 - 01/16/2019 Minimum 30 View Details
View class MGT-319 Medical Countermeasures: Points of Dispensing (POD), Planning and ResponseTexas Department of State Health Services - Region 11
601 W. Sesame Drive
Harlingen, TX 78550
02/19/2019 - 02/20/2019 Minimum 30 View Details
       
Total of 2
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