This course covers the components of a robust emergency preparedness program and the role of home care and hospice staff in ensuring the successful implementation of the program when emergencies occur. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Conditions of Participation Emergency Preparedness components form the basis for this training.
Identify the 4 components of a compliant emergency preparedness program.
Select the appropriate intervals for required training and testing.
Differentiate between effective and ineffective emergency preparedness communication plans.
Apply the “all hazard” approach to risk assessment in given scenarios.