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

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