Medical Emergencies and Emergency Preparedness

Medical Emergencies and Emergency Preparedness 

This program reviews effective ways for caregivers to respond if medical emergencies, household emergencies and disasters occur.

$9.99

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-MEEP

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (1 Match)

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (ALL Direct Care Workers)

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CO1933660

Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-MEEP
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2020
Learning Objectives:
Understand the importance of emergency preparedness.
Recognize medical emergencies that need to be reported immediately.
Understand how to relate to and report falls.
Understand proper emergency evacuation methods.

Outline:
1. Being prepared for medical emergencies 2. Events that must be reported immediately 3. Signs and symptoms of heart attack and stroke 4. Procedures to follow when a client falls 5. DNR orders 6. Fire preparedness 7. Keeping your client safe in an emergency 8. Wrap and slide technique to move person on bedrest 9. Blood spill emergencies

Relias will be transparent in disclosing if any commercial support, sponsorship or co-providership is present prior to the learner completing the course.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
Relias has a grievance policy in place to facilitate reports of dissatisfaction. Relias will make every effort to resolve each grievance in a mutually satisfactory manner. In order to report a complaint or grievance please contact Relias.
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Support by completing the web form (https://www.relias.com/help) or by using the chat functionality.
All courses offered by Relias, LLC are developed from a foundation of diversity, inclusiveness, and a multicultural perspective. Knowledge, values and awareness related to cultural competency are infused throughout the course content.
Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply any endorsement, recommendation, or favoring of, or affiliation with, Relias, LLC.
All characteristics and organizations referenced in the following training are fictional. Any resemblance to any actual organizations or persons living or dead, is purely coincidental.
To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Customer Support here.