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. Preparing for Nuclear War: CDC's Public Health Response to a Nuclear Detonation
    Video by tnbutterfly Jan 5
    26
    SummitRN
  2. CDC 1/16/18, 1PM Live Stream:  Public Health Response to Severe Influenza
    by NRSKarenRN Jan 15
  3. Mandatory flu shots????
    by 45whenimdone Feb 28, '13
    313
    BCgradnurse
  4. Volunteering
    by JoBonnici Nov 9, '17
    1
    hppygr8ful
  5. 16 years ago, a doctor published a study, and it made us all sick
    by wtbcrna Sep 7, '15
    89
    elkpark
  6. Flash flooding required to stay at hospital without pay
    by Lamarnurse Aug 27, '17
    5
    canoehead
  7. Research paper for disaster prepareness
    by xuale01 Oct 25, '17
  8. Americans dying in Puerto Rico!
    by herring_RN Sep 29, '17
    1
    herring_RN
  9. RN looking to help Florida Hospitals/Hurricane Irma Victims
    by SShumakerRN Sep 8, '17
    6
    kimberlydsrn
  10. CNA Required to stay during Irma
    by CNAFLRDA Sep 8, '17
    6
    mslove717
  11. The flu shot making people sick
    by psu_213 Oct 16, '12
    117
    ozoneranger
  12. Hurricane Irma
    by bluemoon28 Sep 6, '17
    22
    Roz, RN
  13. Hurricane Irma and guilty conscience......help me!!
    by HospiceRN4God Sep 8, '17
    3
  14. What to bring if working during the hurricane?
    by drea_bRN Sep 7, '17
    1
    bagladyrn
  15. Hurricane Irma
    by cbuis001 Sep 6, '17
    3
    Lil Nel
  16. Hurricane Harvey, how to help?
    by Fletch. Aug 25, '17
    17
    MedSurgRN14
  17. Critical care and management needed in Texas?
    by Jeannineb Sep 5, '17
  18. How do I get to help with Harvey Harvey
    by Jtracyrn Sep 3, '17
  19. Hurricane Questions
    by nurseburst Oct 5, '16
    13
    Ruby Vee
  20. Do Employers Desire Nurses With FEMA ICS Certifications
    by jeremypcaldwell Jul 14, '17
    5
    Shortcake_BSn
  21. Ebola Vaccine 100% effective
    by wtbcrna Dec 26, '16
    2
    anitalaff
  22. Hurricane Matthew Updates
    by tnbutterfly Oct 6, '16
    29
    kataraang
  23. Hurricane Matthew Relief
    by ColeRN5 Oct 6, '16
    11
    BrendanO
  24. Hurricaine Matthew Relief: Who's Going?
    by AndrewCraigRN Oct 6, '16
    4
    tnbutterfly
  25. Personal Disaster Relief Packing List
    by InArduisFidelis Jun 4, '16
    5
    InArduisFidelis
  26. Sexually transmitted case of Zika virus in Texas
    by Horseshoe Feb 3, '16
    14
    toomuchbaloney
  27. Stories of the pre-vaccine days
    by dinah77 Jan 30, '15
    143
    Christy1019
  28. Paris Terrorism - Volunteers ?
    by MikeHoly Nov 14, '15
    2
    Farawyn
  29. Toxic flu H1N1 hospitalizes nurse for months -54 days on ECMO
    by NRSKarenRN Sep 27, '14
    25
    NurseStorm
  30. First Person to Contact Ebola in U.S. to Appear at Convention in Hyannis
    by herring_RN Oct 8, '15
    1
    GrumpyRN

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