Tag Archive for ‘disaster preparation’
COVID-19 and Haiti Earthquakes: Catalysts to Improve Global Healthcare
Identifies lessons learned from managing the COVID-19 pandemic and the Haiti earthquakes of 2010 for responding to future mass casualty events.
Operating room crisis management leadership training: Guidance for surgical team education
This month’s cover story provides details on how the military medical services and other first responders are using a unique simulation model and other techniques to train personnel to lead in crisis situations. The article also explores the myths regarding performance improvement techniques that are frequently embedded in the culture of high-risk professions, often to their detriment, and suggests ways to address these challenges.