The HELP Book: Healthcare Emergency and Lifesaving Plan / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- HCPro, Inc
When an emergency happens, you need staff to react quickly and respond with appropriate actions to bring the situation under control. Give them the help they need with The HELP Book.
HELP stands for Healthcare Emergency and Lifesaving Plan—and that’s just what you’ll have with The HELP Book—a concise plan your staff can put into place in the earliest moments in a crisis. It’s the tool they need to help turn chaos to calm and return your facility to order.
The HELP Book is a fold-out portfolio loaded with information steps to take in more than a dozen emergency situations. Topics are listed under easy-to-locate tabs for quick reference:
- Medical emergencies, Cardiac arrest/Code Blue
- Civil disturbances
- Toxic external atmosphere
- Bomb threat and explosions
- Fire/Code Red
- Violent behavior
- Severe thunderstorms/Tornadoes
- System failures
- Pandemic influenza
- Chemical and mercury spills
- Chemical terrorism agents
- Suspicious letters or packages
- Sharps injuries
- Evacuations procedures and routes
Just open, flip to the correct tab, and you have the information you need.
Your copy also includes checklist templates you can use to collect critical information in the event of bomb or threatening calls, as well as an emergency telephone contact list.
The bright red color makes The HELP Book easy to spot in an emergency situation. It is the best tool you can provide to guide your staff through a crisis and help them make smart, informed decisions.