USCSOM-GHM Active Shooter Medical Surge Full Scale Exercise

Greenville, SC US
August 24, 2018

Overview

The University of South Carolina School of Medicine - Greenville will be conduscting a Full-Scale Exercise in partnership with the GMH Emergency Department and external agencies. An FSE is as close to a real event as possible, and is useful to test total coordination among all participating entities. This exercise will be a response to an "Active Shooter" situation inside the USCSOM creating a surge of patients to the GMH Emergency Department. These patients will need to be appropriately triaged and patient care managed throughout the event.

Target Audience

  • Physicians

  • All staff involved in disaster prepardedness and response

Learning Objectives

This training addresses performance and patient and patient outcomes directly through the scenario based training. Learners will be taught:

  • Understanding of general emergency proceudres,
  • How to discuss and practice care coordination among providers and departments and,
  • How to stabilize patients and initiate care.

Additional Information

Competencies this activity addresses: 
Apply quality improvement
Employ evidence-based practice
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Interprofessional communication
Medical knowledge
Patient care and procedural skills
Practice-based learning and improvement
Provide patient-centered care
Roles/responsibilities
Systems-based practice
Teams and teamwork
Work in interdisciplinary teams
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System (USCSOMG-GHS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 4.00 Attendance
Registration opens: 
01/01/2018
Claim credit by: 
12/30/2018
Event starts: 
08/24/2018 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
08/24/2018 - 4:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville
607 Grove Road
Greenville, SC 29605
United States
+1 (864) 455-7992

Accreditation Information

Physicians (MDs and DOs) will receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 

All other attendees will receive attendence credit.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System (USCSOMG-GHS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 4.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Registration opens: 
01/01/2018
Claim credit by: 
12/30/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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