• substances
  • The course reviews basic personal protective equipment (PPE), hazardous material and CBRN agent knowledge, medical triage and patient decontamination of in an incident involving hazardous substances. (bphc.org)
  • victims
  • Under these circumstances, mass decon can take on some features of mass arrests, with victims forcibly rounded up, then treated inside impromptu detention areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • specialty
  • The MedStar Washington Hospital Center was founded on March 10, 1958, when three specialty hospitals: Central Dispensary and Emergency Center, Episcopal Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital and Garfield Hospital merged into one. (wikipedia.org)
  • United Hospital is part of Allina Health and offers specialty services including pregnancy care, birth center, behavioral health, cancer care, heart and vascular services, orthopedics and neuroscience. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • On Thursday, April 4, representatives from Meadowlands Hospital, Bayonne Medical Center, Liberty Health Care, Hoboken University Medical Center, Palisades Medical Center, and Christ Hospital were invited to meet at Meadowlands Hospital in Secaucus with public officials including Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli and emergency management officials to form a Hudson County Disaster Planning Work Group. (hudsonreporter.com)
  • In 1997, after three years of affiliation with NYU Medical Center, the name was changed to NYU Downtown Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2005 the affiliation with the NYU Medical Center ceased and the hospital reverted to the name New York Downtown Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The design is based on the decontamination unit at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hospital Center occupies a 47-acre (19 ha) campus in Northwest Washington that it shares with three other medical facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Immediately adjacent to MedStar Washington Hospital Center are the National Rehabilitation Hospital and the central branch of Children's National Medical Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hospital Center has a medical/dental staff of 1,407. (wikipedia.org)
  • beds
  • The Lower Manhattan Hospital operates 170 beds, and offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services, as well as community outreach and education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital has 2,478 beds in total, and is one of the largest hospitals in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center is the largest private hospital in Washington, D.C. A member of MedStar Health, the not-for-profit Hospital Center is licensed for 926 beds. (wikipedia.org)
  • 5,000
  • In 2012-13, the MedStar Washington Hospital Center was named among "America's Best Hospitals" for Cardiology & Heart Surgery by U.S.News & World Report in the magazine's 22nd annual survey of nearly 5,000 health care facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • large
  • Hospitals, in particular, employ large amounts of solid surface for sinks, showers, nursing stations and wall cladding, because its seamless properties eliminate gaps and crevices that harbor harmful bacteria. (wikipedia.org)
  • facility
  • These would keep the facility dry even if the hospital is completely surrounded by water. (hudsonreporter.com)
  • In addition to its cardiac care specialties, the Hospital Center is respected as a top facility in other areas including cancer, neurosciences, gastrointestinal disorders, endocrinology, women's services, transplantation and burn. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • The Hospital Center's transplantation program ranks among the top five percent in the nation for patient outcomes and consistently exceeds the national average. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1981
  • Finally in 1981, merging with the Beekman Downtown Hospital, it relocated to its present site in Lower Manhattan under the name of New York Infirmary-Beekman Downtown Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • plan
  • This hospital decontamination plan template was prepared for the City of New York. (hhs.gov)
  • Still licking their wounds from the worst hurricane to hit the region in the last century, local hospitals organized what will likely become the first of a series of meetings to plan out a strategy not just for dealing with new storms, but also potential terrorist attacks. (hudsonreporter.com)
  • areas
  • Washington Hospital Center was the only D.C. hospital to be ranked in the areas of Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2012/13 by U.S. News and World Report. (wikipedia.org)