Tuesday, May 28, 2019 • 15:00 - 16:30
Track 4 - Disaster (1)
Track Chair: Dr. Carl Jarvis

MCI Patient Tracking from the Scene to Hospital Discharge: Mission Impossible? - Dr. Val Homier

Description:

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

Pearls

Establishing Governance of Emergency Management at the Hospital Level - Dr. Andrew Wilmore

Description:

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

Pearls

Debate: In-House Decon: Do It Yourself or Leave It to the Pros? - Drs. Andrew Wilmore, Val Homier, Carl Jarvis (moderator)

Description:

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

Pearls

Debate: MCI Triage: START or CTAS? - Drs. Daniel Kollek, Vered Gazit, Carl Jarvis (moderator)

Description: A spirited debate on the best triage method in a disaster.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  1. Know the components of START triage.
  2. Know the components of CTAS triage.
  3. Know the specific triage issues in MCIs.

Pearls

  1. Simple fast replicable triage is a key component to MCI response.

Dr. Kollek is an award winning Emergency Physician, an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Section of Emergency Medicine at McMaster University, Chair of the CAEP Disaster Committee and past Executive Director of the Centre for Excellence in Emergency Preparedness.