Nick grew up in a family of 医疗 professionals—his mother and grandmother are both nurses and his father is a paramedic. “I’ve always been surrounded with 医疗 jargon and stories of health incidents, 危机, 以及提供护理的回报,”他说.
当紧急情况或灾难发生时, 皇冠足彩 seeks to maintain a safe and secure campus for all students, 教师, 工作人员和游客.
校园 preparedness is more than preparing for emergencies. The central goal of the process is to create a campus environment that is safe and secure every day. A comprehensive emergency preparedness plan should address a wide range of issues and concerns beyond emergency planning, 包括工作场所暴力, 职业安全和环境管理.
A key element of an effective response is the ability to rapidly assess the impact of a disaster or emergency, 并将此信息传达给关键人员. These assessments provide 皇冠足彩 administrators and staff with information on the needs of the community that are essential to planning an effective response. The rapid assessment process identifies immediate human needs such as food, 水, 避难所, health and 医疗 and the extent of damage to infrastructure such as utilities, 建筑, 受影响地区的通讯和运输.
It also provides the geographic and programmatic impact boundaries; current status of transportation, 通信, 医疗, and utility infrastructure; usable access points to the disaster area; casualty, 庇护, and mass care information; status of critical facilities and major resource needs. The rapid assessment identifies emergency actions necessary to preserve life and property in the affected areas. This same information is also used to create situational awareness of the disaster or emergency's impact and communicate that information to key staff to formulate response, 恢复和信息策略.
Effective preparedness requires ongoing 通信 and training of essential personnel so the members of the 皇冠足彩 community will understand their own responsibilities and be prepared should a major disaster or emergency event occur.
This video was developed by The Boston Consortium for Higher Education and Yale University. We thank them for allowing us to utilize this tool to help enhance Emmanuel's emergency preparedness program.