JEMEx 2013 Modules

1. EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES TRAUMA LIFE SUPPORTS:

This course has been carefully designed to give first responders, the confidence, skills and knowledge they need to provide the highest level of immediate care in a disaster setting. Beginning with basic, critical skills like CPR, log-rolling and extrication, physiological basis of life support, early trauma management and triage will be covered during this training programme.

2. HOSPITAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING:

While EMS and other first responders provide initial trauma care in the disaster setting, the hospital will be the ultimate destination for majority of survivors. This course is aimed at improving the ability of hospital management to organize intra-hospital care during mass casualty events. With considerations of surge capacity and local physical conditions at the forefront, participants will be able to develop unique plans to coordinate the delivery of care at all levels and effectively assess and mobilize hospital resources. This course is targeted at hospital administrators, Emergency Physicians and casualty medical officers.

3. EMERGENCY NURSING SERVICES & MASS CASULTY HANDLING:

This course has been carefully designed to give the nursing staff working in the emergency department the confidence, skills and knowledge they need to provide at the highest level of immediate care and handle mass casualties in the disaster situation .

4. COMMUNITY BASED DISASTER RISK REDUCTION TRACK:

This course will impart to both governmental and non - governmental agencies, skills for participatory approach in disaster management. Communities are always the first responders and hence this course is designed to comprehend the role of the community so that they are not perceived as ‘victims’ but as ‘resources’ for Distaster Mangement Planning and the need for involvement in decision making.

5. PUBLIC HEALTH IN EMERGENCIES TRACK:

This course will impart to the senior level public health practitioners, Public health Programme Managers and officials of PHE, various Public health issues and practical tools to be taken into account during emergencies

6. TRAINING ON COORDINATION OF RESPONSE FOR HEADS OF THE LINE EPARTMENTS:

This training will focus on the effective Inter-agency communication / protocol, coordination within agencies and communication with the media during any disaster. Current global trends in communication technology will also be discussed.

7. SEARCH AND RESCUE & INCIDENT RESPONSE SYSTEM:

The search operation and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger is vital in emergency response. This course will provide Search and Rescue personnel with the skillset they need to successfully complete search and rescue missions.

8. SCHOOL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS:

This two-day course on school disaster preparedness and preparedness audits is targeted at educational administrators as well as students.

9. CHEMICAL AND INDUSTRIAL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS:

The three - day course on disaster preparedness and preparedness audits will be conducted for representatives from Industries & factories which is suspectible to chemical and industrial disaster. Target group will be the administrators of various industries & factories of Jorhat.