Emergency Preparedness and Compliance Workshop

Date(s) - 06/30/2015 - 07/01/2015
All Day

Desert Willow Conference Center



Location: Desert Willow Conference Center 4340 E Cotton Center BLVD, Phoenix, AZ 85040

Cost: No charge to AACHC members. $200.00 per person for non-members.

Presenters: Stan Szpytek – Fire and Life-Safety, Inc Steve Wilder – Sorensen, Wilder and Associates Keith Fehr – Director of Emergency Management and Internal Fire Marshal-MIHS; AZCHER Central Chair Chris Lyons – Maricopa County Department of Public Health Chrissy A. Gamboa – Pinal County Public Health Services District Paul Barbeau – AZ Department of Health Services

Conference Topics and Objectives:

  • CMS Proposed Rule Changes for Emergency Preparedness and applicability to facilities and specific to Community Health Centers.
  • Identify compliance requirements from ADHS Licensing for Outpatient Treatment Centers (OTCs), specifically fire code requirements.
  • Healthcare Coalitions within the Community.
  • OSHA Compliance for Healthcare Facilities and ways to build safety management programs that are both effective and compliant.
  • Understand the concept of Mass Dispensing/Prophylaxis
    • Closed Points of Dispensing (POD)
    • Open Points of Dispensing (Public POD)
  • Learn about the AzHAN (Arizona Health Alert Network) and its role across the state and our communities.
  • Comprehensive overview of Disaster Planning concepts.
  • Basic overview of Continuity of Operations Planning.
  • Overview of Life Safety Compliance in the healthcare setting.
  • Overview of site security concepts with focus on developing and maintaining a safe and secure environment of care.
  • Basic overview of the Security Vulnerability Assessment process and potential risk exposures.
  • Review concepts on proper handling of an Armed Intruder / Active Shooter in the healthcare setting.

Click Here for the Agenda

For questions contact: Brenda Cardenas brendac@aachc.org | 602-218-3919


Bookings are closed for this event.