Transportation Triage During Emergencies
This course is designed to explain the concept and operational procedures for en-route Transportation Triage during emergencies. A scenario with timelines will be presented as well as a virtual demonstration of the process.
Academic Faculty/Staff, Federal Government Employees, State Government Employees, Local Government Employees, Non-Government Employees and Students
- Explain concept and operational procedures
- Explain roles of collaborating partners
- Identify examples of documentation
Pamela Metoyer, RN, MEd
Pamela Metoyer, RN, MEd, is retired from the position of Statewide Nurse Consultant for Emergency Preparedness and Response. She now serves in the capacity of W.A.E. (Work As Employed), a temporary, as needed position for the Center for Community Preparedness. She has worked in the DHH EOC as Operations Chief and has executed Transportation Triage Operations since Hurricane Gustav (2008).
- 1.00 Participation/CETulane Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) awards 1.00 hour(s) of credit for completing Transportation Triage During Emergencies
Links to External Websites
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Adobe Acrobat Reader (for desktops and laptops)
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Internet Connection Speed
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