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NMC GRAND ROUNDS: This is not a Drill – What to do when an infectious epidemic ends up in your Emergency Department

August 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT

LORI WEICHENTHAL, MD, FACEP
ASSISTANT DEAN OF GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION, UCSF FRESNO, ASSISTANT PROGRAM DIRECTOR, EMERGENCY MEDICINE, PROFESSOR OF CLINICAL EMERGENCY MEDICINE, UCSF SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Presented ByLori Weichenthal, MD, FACEP

Epidemics are rare so practitioners have minimal experience managing them; this activity will help attendees develop skills to identify and manage an epidemic.

Desired Outcomes:

  • Use tools designed to identify a potential epidemic
  • Discuss triage of patients
  • Differentiae the types of isolation and when to use them
  • Develop strategies to work with local regional and national partners in the face of an epidemic

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Details

Date:
August 28
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Craig Walls, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer, NMC

Venue

Natividad Medical Center
1441 Constitution Blvd
Salinas, CA 93906 United States
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Phone:
831-755-4111
Website:
www.natividad.com