Terrorism: Medical Response

Video of Terrorism preparedness training for EMS and public health personnel.

"Terrorism: Medical Response" DVD is designed to train EMS, medical services, hospitals and public health agencies, video or online, prepare personnel in the medical community to be pro-active in planning for and responding to a terrorist incident.

Topics include:
  • 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 victims
  • Mass fatalities.