Objective: Examine disaster preparedness concepts in healthcare organizations.
In the healthcare field, personnel are often responsible for the safety and survival of others, especially in crisis or disaster settings. To ensure appropriate care and response, proper training of healthcare service providers to respond efficiently and effectively to the needs of the injured during a disaster is critical. Healthcare organizations must also prepare management to handle a crisis situation by ensuring that a complete crisis management plan is ready for any emergency situation. You will write an essay that describes the nature of crises management in healthcare.
The essay for this lesson is required to be a minimum of 750 words that clearly demonstrate your understanding of the activity. Essays should have a clear introduction, thesis statement and conclusion, written in APA format (APAstyle.org). A minimum of three sources must be cited in-text and in the Reference list.
Step 1: Read the following questions and use what you have learned about this lesson’s objective to summarize your responses. It is highly recommended that you use these questions/prompts as level 1 subheadings in your essay.
Step 2: Write a paper that incorporates your answers to the questions in Step 1.