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American Red Cross Disaster Health and Sheltering Course – Part 1

 

Nursing / Medical School Instructor
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This part of the Disaster Health and Sheltering Course is completed independently. Nursing students can participate either with an instructor or individually.

Part 1 is made up of 3 components:

  • An American Red Cross video to help you understand its history.
  • The course narrated PowerPoint Presentation.
  • A Post-Test.

Participants should complete all three components in preparation for the classroom exercise.

Component # 1 – Introduction to the American Red Cross – Video

Access the American Red Cross video.

Component # 2 – Disaster Health and Sheltering for Nursing Students – Narrated PowerPoint Presentation

Access the Disaster Health and Sheltering narrated PowerPoint Presentation.

Component # 3 – Post-Test

After viewing the video and the narrated PowerPoint Presentation, participants must complete a 10 question Post-Test.

Access the Post-Test

 

American Red Cross Disaster Health and Sheltering Course – Part 2

 

Operation Shelter Care Tabletop Exercise

Operation Shelter Care – A General Population Shelter Tabletop Exercise

The purpose of the Operation Shelter Care Tabletop Exercise is to provide nursing students that have participated in Part 1 of the American Red Cross Disaster Health and Sheltering Course an opportunity to assess their understanding of the various healthcare-related challenges they will encounter when working within a shelter.

During the exercise participants will:

  • Provide health assessments, treatment and referrals as needed.
  • Coordinate with public health agencies and other community health providers.
  • Screen and assess clients to meet access and / or functional needs.
  • Provide casework for disaster-related health needs.

Exercise Participation Information

Exercise Date Exercise Time Scenario Exercise
Registration 
Location / Participation
Individual participant registration CLOSES at 12:00PM ET on the day prior to the exercise
October 8, 2018 12:30PM – 2:30PM CT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now College of St Scholastica
October 10, 2018 8:00AM – 10:00AM CT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now Wayland Baptist University
October 12, 2018 10:30AM – 12:30PM CT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now College of St Scholastica
October 18, 2018 8:30AM – 10:30AM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now University of Louisville
October 19, 2018 9:00AM – 11:00AM CT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now Union College
October 19, 2018 12:30PM – 2:30AM ET
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General Population Shelter Register Now Molloy College
October 19, 2018 1:00PM – 3:00PM CT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now University of Dubuque
October 23, 2018 12:30PM – 2:30AM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now Molloy College
October 25, 2018 12:00PM – 2:00PM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now York College of Pennsylvania
November 8, 2018 1:00PM – 3:00PM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now National Student Nurse Association
November 9, 2018 4:45PM – 6:45PM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now University of Miami – School of Nursing and Health Studies
November 10, 2018 3:15PM – 5:15PM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now National Sturdent Nurse Association
November 13, 2018 1:00PM – 3:00PM CT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now Southern Arkansas University
November 30, 2018 9:00AM – 11:00AM PT
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General Population Shelter Register Now California State University – East Bay
December 5, 2018 9:45AM – 11:45AM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now Adventist University of Health Sciences
December 6, 2018 1:00PM – 3:00PM MT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now New Mexico State University
December 12, 2018 2:00PM – 4:00PM PT
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now Fresno State University
December 14, 2018 3:00PM – 5:00PM ET
Participation Information
General Population Shelter Register Now Madonna University