CT Hospital Association, 110 Barnes Road, Wallingford, CT 06492
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Surgical Fire Prevention, Suppression, Evacuation: What You Need to Know
Program will review surgical fire procedures and OSHA and TJC’s requirements for a fire risk assessment program at your hospital. Darren Osleger, Fire and Emergency Management Consultant, will discuss causes of surgical and special care fires, prevention strategies, and training programs for your hospital staff. To register click here.
1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2016 CMS Emergency Preparedness Standards and Designing a Hospital Emergency Management Program
Program discusses best practices for designing infrastructure and specific disaster response and recovery plans, as well as the importance of training, and testing these plans. Fire and Emergency Management Consultant Andrew McGuire of RPA will review the four core elements of the 2016 CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule: Hazard Vulnerability Assessment (HVA) & Mitigation Plan, Communications Plan, Recovery Plan / Continuity of Operations Tools, and Plan training and testing (training/ exercises/drills). To register click here.