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V. Other Online Resources

Public Health Nurses:

  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • American Hospital Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Nursing Foundation
  • Center for American Nurses
  • National Council of State Boards of Nursing
  • National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • Emergency Evacuation Preparedness: A Guide for People with Disabilities and Other Activity Limitations
    (Source: Center for Disability Issues and the Health Professions)
  • Preparedness for Persons with Special Needs (Source: Department of Veterans Affairs)
  • Sign Language for Emergency Situations (Source: American Red Cross)
  • American School Health Association
  • National Assembly on School Based Health Care
  • National Association of School Nurses
  • The Center for Health & Health Care in Schools
  • UCLA School Mental Health Association

    Kids' Guide:

  • Bio events and Children (Source: American Psychological Association)
  • Chem Events and Children (Source: American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Disaster Planning and Children (Source: American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • FEMA for kids (Source: FEMA)
  • National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
  • Rad/Nuke events & Pregnant/Breastfeeding Women
    (Source: Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nurses)
  • Rad/Nuke events and Children (Source: American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Disasters - Children (Source: American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • Bio events and Children (Source: American Psychological Association)

    Other Resources:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
  • American Hospital Associations
  • American Red Cross (ARC)
  • American Medical Association
  • American Nursing Association
  • American Psychological Association Help Center
  • Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC)
  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Links to State and Local Health Departments
  • Center for Law and Public Health, Georgetown and Johns Hopkins University
  • Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
  • Department of Defense (DoD)
  • Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  • Department of Homeland Security - National Response Plan
  • Department of Transportation
  • Emergency Services State Contact
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
  • FEMA - National Incident Management System (NIMS)
  • George Mason University
  • Harvard School of Public Health
  • Health Department State Contact
  • Health Resources and Service Administrations (HRSA)
  • Introduction to NBC Terrorism
  • Johns Hopkins Office of Critial Event Preparedness and Response
  • Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)
  • Louisiana State University Academy of Counter-Terrorist Education
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
  • National Latino AIDS Action Network (NLAAN)
  • New Mexico Tech Center for Domestic Preparedness
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP)
  • Saint Louis University School of Public Health Center for the Study on Bioterrorism
  • Salvation Army
  • Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Texas A&M, Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX)
  • The George Washington University
  • University of California-Los Angeles Center Public Health and Disasters
  • University of Colorado Natural Hazards Center
  • University of Delaware Disaster Research Center
  • University of North Carolina School of Public Health
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
  • University of Pittsburgh Center of Biosecurity
  • Veterans Administration (VA)
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction, Emergency Management, and Medical Web Sites (Source: Gregory Banner)
  • World Health Organization (WHO)

    Biological Resources:

  • CDC "Plague Training Module"
  • CDC "Smallpox Vaccination and Adverse Events Training Module"
  • CDC "Smallpox: What Every Clinical Should Know"
  • CDC Video "The History of Bioterrorism"
  • CDC Webcast "Mass Antibiotic Dispensing: A Primer"
  • Web-based training available through CDC's "Public Health Training Network"

    Chemical Resources:

  • CDC "Emergency Response Cards for Chemical Agents"
  • CDC PDF "Chemical Agents: Facts About Evacuation"
  • CDC PDF "Chemical Agents: Facts About Personal Cleaning and Disposal of Contaminated Clothing"
  • CDC PDF "Chemical Agents: Facts About Sheltering in Place"
  • CDC Webcast "Recognition of Chemical Associated Gastrointestinal Foodborne Illness"
  • CDC Webcast "Recognition of Illness Associated with Chemical Exposure"

    Explosive Resources:

  • CDC PDF "Blast Lung Injury: What Clinicians Need to Know"
  • CDC PDF "Brain Injuries and Mass Casualty Events: Information for Clinicians"
  • CDC PDF "Burns"
  • CDC PDF "Explosions and Blast Injuries: A Primer for Clinicians"
  • CDC "Mass Casualties Predictor"
  • CDC "Predicting Casualty Severity and Hospital Capacity"
  • CDC PDF "Preparing for a Terrorist Bombing: A Common Sense Approach"

    Radiological/Nuclear Resources:

  • CDC "Facts About Evacuation During a Radiation Emergency"
  • CDC "Glossary of Radiological Terms"
  • CDC "Interim Guidelines for Hospital Response to Mass Casualties from a Radiological Incident"
  • CDC "Population Monitoring After a Release of Radioactive Material"
  • CDC "Possible Health Effects of Radiation Exposure on Unborn Babies"
  • CDC "Radioactive Contamination and Radiation Exposure"
  • CDC "Sheltering in Place During a Radiation Emergency"
  • CDC "The Role of Public Health in a Nuclear or Radiological Terrorist Incident"
  • CDC Video "Radiological Terrorism: Just in Time Training for Hospital Clinicians"
  • CDC Webcast "Medical Response to Nuclear and Radiological Terrorism"
  • Department of Homeland Security Working Group on Radiological Dispersal Device Preparedness - Medical Preparedness and Response Sub Group

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