skip to content
Health Emergency Preparedness and Response. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Health Emergency Preparedness and Response.

Author: Glen CurrySimon LewisRoger RogerPhilippa PhilippaAnthony RoweAll authors
Publisher: Oxford : CABI, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Intensely practical and illustrated with real-life examples, this text covers the breadth of health emergency preparedness, resilience and response topics in the context of inter-disciplinary and whole society responses. It includes public, private and third sector roles in preparation for and in response to natural and man-made events.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Curry, Glen.
Health Emergency Preparedness and Response.
Oxford : CABI, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glen Curry; Simon Lewis; Roger Roger; Philippa Philippa; Anthony Rowe; Peter Peter; Verity Verity; Richard Williams; Rob Rob; John John
ISBN: 9781780644561 1780644566
OCLC Number: 964403133
Notes: 9: Psychosocial and Mental Health Care Before, During and After Emergencies, Disasters and Major Incidents.
Description: 1 online resource (229 pages)
Contents: Health Emergency Preparedness and Response; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; About the Editors; Preface; 1: Introduction: Why Do We Need to Prepare?; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Legislative Setting; 1.3 Health Service and Systems Preparedness; 1.4 Planning in Partnership; 1.5 The Benefits of Planning; 1.6 The Global Setting; 1.7 The Rest of this Book; Further Reading; 2: The Planning Process; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Response Planning; 2.2.1 Assessing the scenario; 2.2.2 Risk assessment; 2.2.3 Establishing and delivering the plan through a work programme; 2.2.4 Writing a plan. 2.2.5 Senior engagement and sign-off2.2.6 Partnership engagement; 2.2.7 Staff training; 2.2.8 Exercising the plan for validation; 2.2.9 Ensuring learning is incorporated into plan revisions; 2.3 Summary; Further Reading; 3: Risk Assessment; 3.1 What is Risk and Risk Management?; 3.2 Risk Assessments; 3.2.1 Identifying potential risks; 3.2.2 Risk description; 3.2.3 Evaluating or estimating the risk; 3.3 Risk Controls; 3.4 Risk Reporting; 3.5 Building Preparedness; Further Reading; 4: Writing an Emergency Plan; 4.1 Why Do We Need Plans?; 4.2 Generic/Core Plans; 4.3 Threat-specific Plans. 4.4 Stakeholders4.5 Identifying Gaps in the Plan; 4.6 Summary; Further Reading; 5: Emergency Planning and Response: Working in Partnership; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 The Civil Contingencies Act 2004; 5.3 Local Resilience Forums; 5.4 Local Health Resilience Partnerships; 5.5 Partnerships within the Health Sector; 5.6 Importance of Geography, Public Perception, and Capacity and Capabilities; 5.7 Building Relationships; 5.8 The Importance of the Voluntary Sector; 5.9 The International Red Cross and Red Crescent and the British Red Cross; 5.10 Corporate Partnerships. 5.11 Government and Statutory Agency Partnerships5.12 Summary; Further Reading; 6: Interprofessional Working: Understanding Some Emotional Barriers and Unconscious Processes That Might Influence Practice in Group and Team Work; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Group Dynamics; 6.2.1 Overt and covert processes in teams; 6.3 Interagency Planning; 6.3.1 Conflicts of interest; 6.3.2 Meeting structure and process; 6.3.3 Reflection; 6.4 Summary; Acknowledgements; References; 7: Command, Control and Communication; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Definitions; 7.3 Concept of Operations; 7.4 Command Structures. 7.4.1 Strategic7.4.2 Tactical; 7.4.3 Operational; 7.4.4 The Strategic Coordinating Group; 7.5 Communication; 7.5.1 Control rooms; 7.6 Summary; Further Reading; 8: Communications During a Health Emergency; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Health Communication: the Basics; 8.3 Timeline of Communication; 8.3.1 WHY: event trigger; 8.3.2 WHO: information source --
authorities, responders; 8.3.3 WHEN: timing/speed of dissemination; 8.3.4 WHAT: message content; 8.3.5 HOW: communications tools/methods; 8.3.6 TO WHOM: the population at risk; 8.4 Working with the Media; 8.5 Summary; Further Reading.

Abstract:

Intensely practical and illustrated with real-life examples, this text covers the breadth of health emergency preparedness, resilience and response topics in the context of inter-disciplinary and whole society responses. It includes public, private and third sector roles in preparation for and in response to natural and man-made events.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/964403133> # Health Emergency Preparedness and Response.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "964403133" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm      /detail.action?docID=4745379'" ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/363.3480973/e23/> ;
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/rowe_anthony> ; # Anthony Rowe
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/williams_richard> ; # Richard Williams
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/lewis_simon> ; # Simon Lewis
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/john_john> ; # John John
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/verity_verity> ; # Verity Verity
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/roger_roger> ; # Roger Roger
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/peter_peter> ; # Peter Peter
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/rob_rob> ; # Rob Rob
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/philippa_philippa> ; # Philippa Philippa
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/curry_glen> ; # Glen Curry
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:description "Intensely practical and illustrated with real-life examples, this text covers the breadth of health emergency preparedness, resilience and response topics in the context of inter-disciplinary and whole society responses. It includes public, private and third sector roles in preparation for and in response to natural and man-made events."@en ;
   schema:description "Health Emergency Preparedness and Response; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; About the Editors; Preface; 1: Introduction: Why Do We Need to Prepare?; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Legislative Setting; 1.3 Health Service and Systems Preparedness; 1.4 Planning in Partnership; 1.5 The Benefits of Planning; 1.6 The Global Setting; 1.7 The Rest of this Book; Further Reading; 2: The Planning Process; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Response Planning; 2.2.1 Assessing the scenario; 2.2.2 Risk assessment; 2.2.3 Establishing and delivering the plan through a work programme; 2.2.4 Writing a plan."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3965287851> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#CreativeWork/health_emergency_preparedness_and_response> ;
   schema:name "Health Emergency Preparedness and Response."@en ;
   schema:productID "964403133" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/964403133#PublicationEvent/oxford_cabi_2016> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Agent/cabi> ; # CABI
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=4745379> ;
   schema:url "http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm      /detail.action?docID=4745379" ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/illcencol-ebooks/detail.action?docID=4745379> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781780644561> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/964403133> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/illcencol-ebooks/detail.action?docID=4745379>
   rdfs:comment "Available for ICC via Ebook Central. Click here to access." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/lewis_simon> # Simon Lewis
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Lewis" ;
   schema:givenName "Simon" ;
   schema:name "Simon Lewis" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/peter_peter> # Peter Peter
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Peter" ;
   schema:givenName "Peter" ;
   schema:name "Peter Peter" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/philippa_philippa> # Philippa Philippa
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Philippa" ;
   schema:givenName "Philippa" ;
   schema:name "Philippa Philippa" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/roger_roger> # Roger Roger
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Roger" ;
   schema:givenName "Roger" ;
   schema:name "Roger Roger" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/rowe_anthony> # Anthony Rowe
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rowe" ;
   schema:givenName "Anthony" ;
   schema:name "Anthony Rowe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/verity_verity> # Verity Verity
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Verity" ;
   schema:givenName "Verity" ;
   schema:name "Verity Verity" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#Person/williams_richard> # Richard Williams
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Williams" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Williams" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3965287851#CreativeWork/health_emergency_preparedness_and_response>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Health Emergency Preparedness and Response." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/964403133> ; # Health Emergency Preparedness and Response.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781780644561>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1780644566" ;
   schema:isbn "9781780644561" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.