Technical Assistance Capabilities2018-10-12T20:38:40+00:00

Technical Assistance Capabilities

NETEC Technical Assistance Capabilities

Topic Target Audience Topics Covered Type Duration
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Actual donning and doffing of PPE In-person hands-on

Online module (coming soon)

2 hours
PPE 101 Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Public Health

Emergency Management

Describes the basics of PPE and Infection Control In-person lecture

Webinar

1-2 hours
PPE 201 Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Public Health

Emergency Management

Provides the rationales on how to put on and take off PPE and walks through the processes of the CDC PAPR and N95 level donning and doffing In-person lecture

Webinar

1-2 hours
Pathogens of Concern Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Public Health

Emergency Management

A review of the Special Pathogens In-person lecture

Webinar

Online module

1 hour
Pathogen Specific Strategies Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Public Health

Emergency Management

Leadership

This describes the National Framework and discussed the roles and responsibilities of Treatment Centers, Assessment Hospitals and Frontline Facilities to Identify Isolate and Inform In-person lecture

Webinar

Online module

1 hour
Strategies to Strengthen Team Resilience Leadership Described the emotional stressors for care givers; Tools and strategies to address stressors during team preparedness; Preparing for media and social media exchanges; Developing a plan for transitioning post activation In-person lecture

Online Module Communication

2-4 hours
Exercise Capabilities Leadership

Emergency Management

Public Health

An evolving case study and has the participants problem solve and consider their own preparedness capability In-person lecture with group discussion 2 hours
Exercise Support Leadership

Emergency Management

Public Health

EMS

Planning, evaluators and observers for Drills, Table Top, Functional and Full Scale Exercises In-person

Virtual/ webinar

2- 8 hours
(depending on scale of exercise)
Special Populations Bedside Clinician

Leadership

Good way to educate and help clinicians identify gaps in their own plans in regards to pediatrics, laboring patient or agitated patient. In-person lecture

Webinar

2 hours
EMS Biosafety Transport EMS A discussion on the transportation of a patient with Ebola or other special pathogen disease

8 hour biosafety transport operator course

16 hour biosafety transport technician course

In-person program

Online module

1-16 hours
Laboratory Laboratorians Focused laboratory process discussions In-person lecture

Webinar

2 hours
Lessons Learned Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Public Health

Emergency Management

Leadership

A discussion on the experiences and lessons learned from Georgia, Nebraska and New York in the care of patients with Ebola Virus In-person lecture

Webinar

1.5 hours
Decedent Management Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Public Health

Containment and disposition of category A infected human remains In-person lecture

Webinar

Online module (coming soon)

4 hours
Waste Management Bedside Clinician

Infection Prevention

Provides information on waste handling, defines category A waste and methods for deactivating waste In-person lecture

Webinar

Online module (coming soon)

1 hour
Hands-On Skill Stations Bedside Clinician PPE (donning & doffing)

IV insertion

Lab/ specimen collection (phlebotomy, line draws and nasopharyngeal swabs)

Intubation

Urinary catheter insertion

Spill clean-up methods

Care of the deceased

Containment wrap

Personal isolation unit

Central line insertion (includes suturing)

In-person/hands on skill stations

Online modules (coming soon)

30 minutes per station
(max of 4)
Guest Speaker Lectures Healthcare Conferences

Professional Conferences

Leadership Conferences

Infectious Disease Workshops

NETEC Subject Mater Experts are available to speak at events on all aspects of Ebola and other Special Pathogen Disease readiness, care and treatment In person lecture Varies
Clinical Research Leadership

Bedside Clinician

Subject Mater Experts are available to provide advice and guidance on clinical research infrastructure, training and operations In-person lecture

Webinar

Online module

Consultation

Varies

This is not an exhaustive list as topics can be developed to meet your needs.

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