Webinar – Major Earthquake Response & Lessons Learned by a Critical Access Hospital
- August 18, 2022
- 10:00am - 11:00am Pacific Time
- CHI owner insured hospital and long-term care organization staff responsible for hazard preparation and emergency management coordination and response.
“Experience is the best teacher” is a common saying in learning and leadership. One CHI owner has firsthand experience with a recent earthquake. Ridgecrest Regional Hospital learned valuable lessons in the 2019 earthquake and will share helpful insight on a multitude of topics from patient safety to seismic tourism. Please join us for this one hour webinar helping you prepare for the next earthquake and other hazards.
At the end of the webinar, the participant should be able to:
- Consider one hospital’s earthquake experience when assessing earthquake readiness in your organization.
- Apply applicable lessons learned from earthquake experience to mitigate future organizational hazard risk.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider number 12205 for 1 contact hour.
Stephanie Meeks, MBA, CHEP, HACP
Ridgecrest Regional Hospital
Emergency Management & Regulatory Compliance Manager
Stephanie Meeks has over 20 years’ experience in emergency response and program management, 15 of those specific to healthcare and hospital related preparedness. Along with experience in disaster management her background includes environmental health & safety program management for the healthcare and mining industries, healthcare accreditation manager, and ISO 9001 & Responsible Care Management System lead auditor. Stephanie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Resource Management as well as a Master’s of Business Administration. Stephanie is certified as a Healthcare Accreditation Certified Professional and Certified Healthcare Emergency Professional.
Zoom connection information is auto-generated and emailed to the participant upon registration. Each participant has a unique link for connection.
This event is a Zoom Webinar. Zoom connection information is auto-generated and emailed to the participant upon registration. Each participant has a unique link for connection.