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Hospital First Receiver Decontamination Operations (SMRS0024)

Hospital First Receiver Decontamination Operations is an eight hour course designed to provide operation guidance to hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), healthcare facility personnel, and others who may become involved in a First Receiver Decontamination role. The course provides the healthcare emergency receiver with guidance for First Receiver Decontamination Operations. This is a hands-on course. Therefore, Participants must be physically and psychologically fit to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) during the training.

Below are some, but not all, of the critical skill sets learned during this training program:

Recognize the step-by-step procedures for ambulatory and non-ambulatory decontamination performed in response to a hazardous materials incident.

Select and use the appropriate level of PPE as hospital first receivers in response to an incident involving patient contamination.

Conduct appropriate cut-out and decontamination operations for victims and staff during response hazardous materials contamination.

Language English 
Date(s)  Wed. Jun 29, 2022 8am - 4pm 
Location Metrolina Healthcare Coalition Warehouse
3311-A Beam Rd, Charlotte NC 28217 
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Building/Room Training Room 
Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access Yes
Offered By Metrolina Healthcare Preparedness Region 
Primary Instructor Gompers, Hannah 
Course Length  
Course Hours
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Equivalent Prerequisites
Contact For further information contact Hannah Gompers at 
Maximum Participants 20
# Open Seats 18
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