Disasters: Preparing and Responding

Worldwide disasters encompass many aspects of our daily lives. From the current Ebola epidemic to localized hurricanes and tornadoes to massive forest fires and earthquakes; these are all hot topics. We want to provide you with up to date information from credible sources. In this forum you will find information on current news regarding disasters as well as ways that they may impact both your working and personal lives.

  1. CNA Required to stay during Irma
    by CNAFLRDA Sep 8
    5
    nurse2033
  2. The flu shot making people sick
    by psu_213 Oct 16, '12
    117
    ozoneranger
  3. RN looking to help Florida Hospitals/Hurricane Irma Victims
    by SShumakerRN Sep 8
    5
    tnbutterfly
  4. Hurricane Irma
    by bluemoon28 Sep 6
    22
    Roz, RN
  5. Hurricane Irma and guilty conscience......help me!!
    by HospiceRN4God Sep 8
    3
  6. What to bring if working during the hurricane?
    by drea_bRN Sep 7
    1
    bagladyrn
  7. Hurricane Irma
    by cbuis001 Sep 6
    3
    Lil Nel
  8. Hurricane Harvey, how to help?
    by Fletch. Aug 25
    17
    MedSurgRN14
  9. Critical care and management needed in Texas?
    by Jeannineb Sep 5
  10. Flash flooding required to stay at hospital without pay
    by Lamarnurse Aug 27
    4
    poopylala
  11. Mandatory flu shots????
    by 45whenimdone Feb 28, '13
    270
    Horseshoe
  12. How do I get to help with Harvey Harvey
    by Jtracyrn Sep 3
  13. Hurricane Questions
    by nurseburst Oct 5, '16
    13
    Ruby Vee
  14. Do Employers Desire Nurses With FEMA ICS Certifications
    by jeremypcaldwell Jul 14
    5
    Shortcake_BSn
  15. Ebola Vaccine 100% effective
    by wtbcrna Dec 26, '16
    2
    anitalaff
  16. Hurricane Matthew Updates
    by tnbutterfly Oct 6, '16
    29
    kataraang
  17. Hurricane Matthew Relief
    by ColeRN5 Oct 6, '16
    11
    BrendanO
  18. Hurricaine Matthew Relief: Who's Going?
    by AndrewCraigRN Oct 6, '16
    4
    tnbutterfly
  19. Personal Disaster Relief Packing List
    by InArduisFidelis Jun 4, '16
    5
    InArduisFidelis
  20. Sexually transmitted case of Zika virus in Texas
    by Horseshoe Feb 3, '16
    14
    toomuchbaloney
  21. Stories of the pre-vaccine days
    by dinah77 Jan 30, '15
    143
    Christy1019
  22. Paris Terrorism - Volunteers ?
    by MikeHoly Nov 14, '15
    2
    Farawyn
  23. Toxic flu H1N1 hospitalizes nurse for months -54 days on ECMO
    by NRSKarenRN Sep 27, '14
    25
    NurseStorm
  24. 16 years ago, a doctor published a study, and it made us all sick
    by wtbcrna Sep 7, '15
    83
    applesxoranges
  25. First Person to Contact Ebola in U.S. to Appear at Convention in Hyannis
    by herring_RN Oct 8, '15
    1
    GrumpyRN
  26. mandatory flu shot
    by Mando7475 Feb 3, '15
    81
    OrganizedChaos
  27. Ebola Nursing Survey Part 2: Call to Action for Ebola Protection
    Survey by tnbutterfly Oct 20, '14
    16
    do5051
  28. Blog from the front lines in Liberia
    by Thimbalina Oct 17, '14
    4
    do5051
  29. Are American hospitals ready for Ebola?
    by texarkana 551 Oct 2, '14
    62
    do5051
  30. Ebola Preparedness Nursing Survey Results
    Article by tnbutterfly Oct 19, '14
    12
    do5051

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