Presents diverse types and levels of disasters, addressing EMS responses which may be planned or improvised for each disaster situation. Crucial in this course is student understanding of planned efficiency and effectiveness in true disaster situations. Topics covered include advanced search and rescue procedures, emergency care of disaster victims, management of mass fatalities, and systematic planning for communitywide recovery after disaster.
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