Good Morning Everyone,
The Region 3 HMCC is hosting the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) course. The online registration page is now open for the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) course you will be hosting on June 5. You can share the information (flyer below) with your facilities, all are welcomed to attend. There is no fee for participants to attend the course.
There are also accreditations associated with this course.
Accreditation: Application has been submitted for 3.5 hours of MA OEMS EMT credits at all levels (Basic, Advanced and Paramedic). This program was designed to meet the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing, 244 CMR 5.00 for 4.2 contact hours of nursing continuing education.
Hospital Incident Command System (HICS): Response to Emergencies in Healthcare Facilities
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
15 Kirkbride Drive, Danvers, MA 01923
Register here: https://delvalle.bphc.org/hics
Overview: This 4-hour course provides an overview of the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) Fifth Edition. Through practical scenarios and interactive discussions, students will learn the benefits of HICS and its application in a healthcare environment, including adaptations for community health centers and other healthcare settings.
Target Audience: Healthcare facility personnel who may have a direct role in emergency preparedness, incident management, or emergency response during an incident, including Hospital Incident Management Team staff.
Accreditation: See course website for details on continuing education credits for nurses, health officers, and sanitarians.
Contact the DelValle Institute at [email protected] for more information.