Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance (ERHMS) Online Training Course - WB2254
 Course ID: 1045755
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number: 1045755
 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): 0.3 CEU/CE; 3 CHES; 3 CME; 2.9 CNE Contact Hours; 0.3 Pharmacist Contact Hours; 3.5 AAVSB/RACE
 Certificate:
Course Description: Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance Course (Web-based)

Course Number:  WB2254
CE Expiration Date:  July 1, 2015


This course has Continuing Education available. Continuing education certificates are not issued within TRAIN.  Please follow the directions below in order to complete the continuing education requirements.

This is a 3-hour, self-paced training course based on the Emergency Responder Health
Monitoring and Surveillance (ERHMS) system intended to protect emergency responders. Topics
include procedures for pre-deployment, deployment, and post-deployment.

Upon completion of this training, participants will have knowledge on how to:

- Define ERHMS processes and procedures.
- Coordinate pre-deployment activities.
- Monitor responders during emergencies.
- Identify and collet data on medical referrals and long-term health surveillance for responders.
- Select and implement stragegies to prevent or detect disease in a target population.

Recommended Prerequisites:
The following courses are recommended, but not required:

Incident Command System (ICS): Introduction to ICS
ICS 200: ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action



 Accreditation Statements

Continuing Medical Education for Physicians (CME):
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this web based for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education for Nurses (CNE):
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 2.9 contact hours.

IACET Continuing Education Units (CEU):
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer .3 CEU's for this program.

Continuing Education Contact Hours in Health Education (CECH):
Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 3 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number GA0082.

Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE): 
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 3 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-9999-13-096-H05-P.
Course Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based.

Continuing Education for Veterinarians (AAVSB/RACE):
Required RACE-approval language:
If RACE approval has been attained at the time of advertising, advertisements and promotional materials MUST include the following statement:

This program was reviewed and approved by AAVSB RACE program 3.5 for hours of continuing education. Participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Please contact the AAVSB RACE program if you have any comments/concerns regarding this program’s validity or relevancy to the veterinary profession. 

 
How to Obtain CE
To obtain Continuing Education (CE) for this course, you must register at the Training and Continuing Education website (TCE Online) and complete the requirements for CE. To register, please follow the following steps:

 Go to http://www.cdc.gov/tceonline/.  Select Participant Login to login. If you are new to TCEO, select New Participant to create an account.

 On the Participant Services page, select the Search and Register link. 

 Select a search method to locate the course and click on View.

 Click on the course, and scroll down to Register Here. Select the type of CE requested and then Submit. 

 Either complete or verify the demographic information and select Submit.

 If you have already completed the course, select the option to take the evaluation. Complete the evaluation and Submit. If a posttest is required it will follow the evaluation.

 If you have not completed the course, you will be directed back to Participant Services.  Under Evaluations and Tests you may access the course detail page, the course link, or the evaluation and/or posttest after completing the course.

 Your CE certificate will be located in the Transcript and Certificate section, located on the Participant Services page.

 

Subject Area(s):
Occupational Health and Safety
Surveillance
Terrorism / Emergency Readiness
Emergency Management
Public Safety
Health Screening
Audience(s):
Epidemiologists / Surveillance Staff
Physicians and Other Clinicians
Occupational Health and Safety Professionals
Animal Control / Veterinarians
Emergency Responders / Receivers
Emergency Management
Background/Role(s): None
Course Language(s):
English
Course Level: Intermediate
Public Health Preparedness and Response Core Competencies:
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Accreditations: none
Special Notes: As stated in the course description, this CDC course offers CE. Please note that CDC's system for delivering CE is outside of TRAIN. Please follow the instructions found at the end of the course, or in the course description, to obtain CE. IF YOU HAVE PROBLEMS OBTAINING YOUR CE, contact CAPT Renée Funk, rfunk@cdc.gov or 404-498-1376. If you are not seeking CE, a general TRAIN certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the course. After completing the course, ensure that the course moved from "My Learning" to "Transcripts". Your certificate will then appear in "Certificates".
Course Contacts
Name: Renee Funk
Phone: 404-498-1376
email: erhmsonline@cdc.gov
URL:
To access this course, you first need to create an account:
If you already have an account, please login:
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Good information, would be nice to have the option of resuming the course where you left off if you cannot finish the course all at once.
 
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Video did not run and crashed on last slide, forcing me to re-do the whole thing again.
 
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