The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness and the New Jersey Department of Health will be sponsoring a two-day training titled: "Medical Countermeasures: Point Of Dispensing (POD), Planning And Response" (MGT-319). The training will be instructed by the Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC).
COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.
This training course is to enhance jurisdiction preparedness and emergency response efforts by providing the knowledge of how to exercise and revise a plan that utilizes an all-hazards, whole community approach toward a medical countermeasures event. Assists with coordination of planning, training, and responding to a Medical Countermeasure (MCM) response for a public health incident. This course responds directly to the National Preparedness Goal; as it applies to delivery of medical countermeasures to exposed populations.
Emergency Management Agency, Emergency Medical Services, Governmental Administrative, Healthcare, Hazardous Materials Personnel, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Public Works, Fire Services.
Confirmation messages will be sent no later than one week from the scheduled delivery date. If you have any questions regarding this training, please email Michael Urbanski at MUrbanski@njohsp.gov.