Discussion Board Question. (Hospital Emergency Management Planning (Exercises and Training)

– Reading:

Reilly, M., &Markenson, D. S. (2010). Health Care Emergency Management: Principles and Practice

  • Chapter 6: Introduction to Exercise Design and Evaluation
  • Chapter 8: Education and Training Emergency management principles and practices for healthcare systems (2006).

Kaji, A, Langford, V, Lewis,R (2008) Assessing Hospital Disaster Preparedness: A Comparison of an On-Site Survey, Directly Observed Drill Performance, and Video Analysis of Teamwork, Annals of Emergency Medicine V52, No3, 195-201

– Discussion Board Question?

* What are some of the biggest challenges in developing and implementing a preparedness exercise in a hospital setting?

* What differences/similarities exist between hospital and municipal preparedness exercises?

– APA style

– Two references at least.

– Use your critical thinking and experience not only summarize.

– Answer all questions clearly.

– I have attached two examples of answers.