Disaster Day prepare for a Day of Crisis, Nov. 2

Are you prepared for mass casualty event? Probably not so get prepared with Summa Health Simulation Team!

Emergency physicians, trauma surgeon and EMS providers from Level 1 Trauma Centers will be present to give morning lectures and instructions on medical equipment use; this is a ONCE in a lifetime educational event.

  • University Hospital's MedEvac will be on scene to discuss their role in disaster preparedness and give students a tour of the medical helicopter!
  • Learn about the triage system used in mass casualties, tourniquet placement, cervical collars and backboards, and other medical equipment!
  • Regardless of your specialty, you must prepare for disaster! Recent hurricanes and mass shootings have reminded us!
  • The assistant chief of EMS at Rootstown Fire Department will be present to discuss their role in disasters!
  • Get certified in Stop the Bleed!
  • Lifesaving Skills will be taught!

WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 2 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
WHERE: Meshel Hall area

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-Submitted to Presence; Hosted by the Emergency Medicine Interest Group (EMIG)

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