Mass Prophylaxis Preparedness & Planning: TEEX (MGT-319)


  • Middlesex County, NJ

The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness is sponsoring a two-day training program titled: "Mass Prophylaxis Preparedness & Planning" (MGT 319). The program will be instructed by Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC).

COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.

DESCRIPTION

This course is a guide for local health officials and their partners in the local public health system to coordinate plans to provide mass distribution of medical countermeasures for the jurisdiction as they relate to the Division of Strategic National Stockpile (DSNS) Program. The purpose of this course is to enhance a jurisdiction’s preparedness and emergency response efforts by developing (or revising) a plan addressing an all-hazards approach towards Mass Prophylaxis. The course is delivered by two public health professionals and consists of a combination of lectures, small group activities and a tabletop exercise/game.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Law Enforcement, Health Care, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Security and Safety.

REGISTRATION/POINT OF CONTACT

For questions or registration, please email the point of contact Michael Urbanski at MUrbanski@njohsp.gov or call 609-588-2128.