This course is intended for health care workers in a hospital environment who may need to respond to an incident involving a contaminated patient on the operations level. Prerequisite: HAZMAT Awareness for Healthcare Providers is a prerequisite for this course.
There are four modules in this course:
- Toxicology and Health Safety Basics
- Reference Materials
- Personal Protective Equipment for First Receivers
- Decontamination of Exposed Patients
There are review questions at the end of each module. These review questions will provide you with an opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills presented in the module. In addition, some modules contain practice exercises.