Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) and Incident Action Planning (IAP) Training
The California Hospital Association (CHA) has developed a 4-hour HICS Basics course that is designed for hospital management and primary HICS responders. It includes 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of a Hospital Command Center table top drill scenario. HICS Basics Flier (PDF)
The California Hospital Association (CHA) has developed a 2.5-hour Incident Action Planning (IAP) course that is designed for hospital senior management and primary HICS responders. This course is intended for those that are already familiar with HICS. It includes lecture and table top drill scenario. IAP Flyer (PDF)
In Los Angeles County, this training is being funded by the Los Angeles County EMS Agency Hospital Preparedness Program through the Hospital Association of Southern California.
The hospital is only responsible for supplying photocopied materials, training room, and continuing education credit (if desired). All materials are provided for continuing education requirements.
Tamiza Teja of Fusion Performance LLC is assisting in conducting these courses in Los Angeles County. If you are a hospital located in Los Angeles County, please contact her at email@example.com or (310) 561-6501 to schedule.
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