Disasters: Preparing and Responding

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. Personal Disaster Relief Packing List
    by InArduisFidelis Jun 4
    5
    InArduisFidelis
  2. Sexually transmitted case of Zika virus in Texas
    by Horseshoe Feb 3
    14
    toomuchbaloney
  3. Stories of the pre-vaccine days
    by dinah77 Jan 30, '15
    143
    Christy1019
  4. The flu shot making people sick
    by psu_213 Oct 16, '12
    112
    Farawyn
  5. Paris Terrorism - Volunteers ?
    by MikeHoly Nov 14, '15
    2
    Farawyn
  6. Toxic flu H1N1 hospitalizes nurse for months -54 days on ECMO
    by NRSKarenRN Sep 27, '14
    25
    NurseStorm
  7. 16 years ago, a doctor published a study, and it made us all sick
    by wtbcrna Sep 7, '15
    83
    applesxoranges
  8. First Person to Contact Ebola in U.S. to Appear at Convention in Hyannis
    by herring_RN Oct 8, '15
    1
    GrumpyRN
  9. mandatory flu shot
    by Mando7475 Feb 3, '15
    81
    OrganizedChaos
  10. Ebola Nursing Survey Part 2: Call to Action for Ebola Protection
    Survey by tnbutterfly Oct 20, '14
    16
    do5051
  11. Blog from the front lines in Liberia
    by Thimbalina Oct 17, '14
    4
    do5051
  12. Are American hospitals ready for Ebola?
    by texarkana 551 Oct 2, '14
    62
    do5051
  13. Ebola Preparedness Nursing Survey Results
    Article by tnbutterfly Oct 19, '14
    12
    do5051
  14. Ebola Vaccine 100% Effective
    by wtbcrna Jul 31, '15
    2
    elkpark
  15. California Vaccine Bill Eliminates Personal Exemption
    by wtbcrna Jul 2, '15
    39
    OCNRN63
  16. Staffing Pools for Disaster Prep
    by BrandonB779 Jul 14, '15
  17. NJ BON issues Ebola Policy Statement
    by NRSKarenRN Apr 20, '15
  18. CDC to Launch App on How to Use PPE with Eboloa
    by tnbutterfly Apr 13, '15
    1
    Jolie
  19. Nurse who survived Ebola is suing the hospital
    by anon456 Mar 1, '15
    143
    Overland1
  20. Wedding Dress Designer Helps With New Ebola Suit -just 5 minutes to exit
    by NRSKarenRN Mar 13, '15
    6
  21. Support Kaci Hickox
    Poll by nurse2033 Oct 29, '14
    151
    Horseshoe
  22. 10 Americans Possibly Exposed to Ebola Returning to US
    by NRSKarenRN Mar 15, '15
    3
    toomuchbaloney
  23. American With Ebola Headed to NIH
    by herring_RN Mar 12, '15
    4
    NRSKarenRN
  24. Nancy Snyderman Will Leave NBC News In Wake of Ebola Incident
    by NRSKarenRN Mar 14, '15
    1
    herring_RN
  25. Liberia Releases Last Ebola Patient. no new infections detected
    by herring_RN Mar 10, '15
    1
    Horseshoe
  26. Ebola survivor Dr. Craig Spencer speaks out
    by Semolina Feb 25, '15
    4
    OCNRN63
  27. Anti-vax nurses? Are you serious?
    • Closed
    by dinah77 Jan 27, '15
    1,236
    sirI
  28. 6000 Ebola Vaccines ready in Sierra Leone
    by FLAlleycat Feb 26, '15
    4
    FLAlleycat
  29. Rapid Test for Ebola Approved by WHO
    by tnbutterfly Feb 21, '15
  30. Study Shows that Ebola Can Survive in Victims' Bodies for 7 Days after Death
    by tnbutterfly Feb 17, '15

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