Introduction of HICS for Hospitals


Course Information: HICS is an incident management system based on principles of the Incident Command System (ICS), which assists hospitals and healthcare organizations in improving their emergency management planning, response, and recovery capabilities for unplanned and planned events. HICS is consistent with ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS) principles. The principal beneficiaries of […]

NETEC Webinar: Lessons Learned in Navigating Simultaneous Disaster Response Scenarios


In this National Emerging Special Pathogen Training and Education Center webinar they will describe how the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) structure can be utilized for managing a “dual” response as derived from case-based scenarios involving COVID-19 and Wild Fire/Hurricane emergency situations, identify key considerations in preparation for natural disasters during a pandemic including PPE, […]

VHASS Monthly Training


Training will cover the following topics: Topic: How to Update your Status Board - Why is the information important? "Where to find VHASS resources" To join via webinar: Meeting link Meeting number: 180 761 8130 Password: vhass_training