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CDC advice on Zombies

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by Flare Flare, ASN, BSN (Member) Member Nurse

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Proof that the CDC DOES in deed have a sense of humor and that you can have a little fun when teaching disaster preparedness.

For what it's worth, sign me up for the Zombie Response Team!:yeah:

There are all kinds of emergencies out there that we can prepare for. Take a zombie apocalypse for example. That’s right, I said z-o-m-b-i-e a-p-o-c-a-l-y-p-s-e. You may laugh now, but when it happens you’ll be happy you read this, and hey, maybe you’ll even learn a thing or two about how to prepare for a real emergency.

http://blogs.cdc.gov/publichealthmatters/2011/05/preparedness-101-zombie-apocalypse/

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Altra is a BSN, RN and specializes in Emergency & Trauma/Adult ICU.

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Made me smile ... :up:

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voraciousj has 2 years experience and specializes in Telemetry, M/S.

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OMG this is wonderful!!!

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RHIA, RN has 12 years experience.

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:lol2:

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Lovely_RN has 11 years experience as a MSN.

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Love it! :lol2:

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classicdame is a MSN, EdD and specializes in Hospital Education Coordinator.

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just read it myself while browsing their site. Interesting.

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psu_213 has 6 years experience as a BSN, RN and specializes in Emergency, Telemetry, Transplant.

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Very cute....There is probably some sad sap out there who believes the Zombie talk :uhoh3: (my apologies to anyone who believe in zombies and/or anyone who considers themselves a 'sad sap' :coollook:)

I hope it does spark some interest in someone who would otherwise not be thinking about disaster training.

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mama_d has 10 years experience as a BSN, RN and specializes in tele, oncology.

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This is great. My hubby and youngest spend an inordinate amout of time playing the COD games and kicking Nazi Zombie butt...we joke that we're training the John Connor of the Zombie Apocalypse.

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Mrs. SnowStormRN is a RN and specializes in Mental Health, Medical Research, Periop.

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Preparing my emergency zombie kit as we speak. :D LMBO!!!!

:sofahider

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casi has 3 years experience as a ASN, RN and specializes in LTC.

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I love it!

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dthfytr has 30 years experience as a ADN, LPN, RN, EMT-B, EMT-I and specializes in ER, Trauma.

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Most useful post I've seen in a long time. We've pretty much got every other kind of disaster already in progress, guess Zombies are next! For those of you who believe in high speed behaviour modification (a.k.a. guns), zombie targets are now available on the web. You can never be too ready!!

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