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Adaptation of necessary nursing skills to disaster and other emergency situations the nurse must use imagination and resourcefulness in dealing with a. The workgroup was chartered to evaluate and develop a plan on how office of nursing services (ons) can support nurse execs/chief nurses, va nurses, and the office of emergency management (oem), with respect to disaster response and emergency preparedness efforts. 46 that the education and preparation of the nurse in emergency readiness is essential to ensure the availability of a well- for nurses in disaster situations. Readiness to perform emergency healthcare in an austere environment such as a disaster depends on the preparation of the individual professional nurses and team a research program, made up of.
3) emergency department disaster cabinet and mci packets upon activation of the emergency management plan, the emergency department nurse will open the disaster cabinet located at the kchc. Fire drills must be conducted to test the organization's abilities and readiness to handle a fire emergency one of the most important elements in fire protection -- evacuation of employees -- can be tested. Nursing is a challenging profession because it requires expertise in a broad range of skills and abilities in addition to the emotional qualities necessary to care for sick individuals and their.