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NWHRN Healthcare Business Resiliency Workshop–June 10th

May 5

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Join the Network's Business Resiliency Workshop - June 10, 2014!

This one-day workshop by the Northwest Healthcare Response Network will help non-hospital healthcare organizations learn the fundamentals of business resiliency. Participants acquire 
tools to help their organization stay open, or to re-open rapidly after a disaster, to continue to care for clients. A newly updated workbook is included to assist in developing a facility's Resiliency Plan. Each participant will receive a business resiliency workbook to assist in developing an emergency operations plan for his/her organization, and time in class to work on their plan. Business resilience teams are encouraged to come together.

Topics include:
Business Resiliency Team | Plan Development | Hazard Vulnerability & Risk Assessment 
Vital Electronic Records & Disaster Recovery | Locations, Essential Services & Crit. Functions 
Business Impact Analysis | Personnel Preparedness | Communications | Mitigation Strategy Recovery Strategy | Training, Drills, Exercises & Plan Maintenance

Target audience - All non-hospital healthcare organizations:
Adult Family Homes | Ambulatory Care Clinics | Nursing Homes | Boarding Homes 
Home Health | Home Care | Community Clinics | Behavioral Health | Pediatric Care 
Palliative Care | Ambulatory Surgery Centers | Other Ancillary Services (Dialysis, Blood & Surgical)

Cost to attend is $30. Parking is free. Snacks and lunch will be provided. If you need a special meal (vegetarian or gluten/dairy free) please email us.

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