Nina Chicharoen, MD, MPH

Department of Emergency Medicine
Emergency Preparedness Lead,
Kaiser Santa Clara Medical Center


Rick Filippuzzi

Safety Specilast 
Safety Operations Department 
Kaiser Santa Clara Medical Center


1) Test the ability to rapidly deploy the Casualty Care Unit during a "Code Triage" activation.
2) Teach key roles and responsibilities which participants may take on in the various units and areas within the Casualty
Care Unit.
3) Test the ability and accuracy of Mass Casualty Triage process (SALT Triage) for both pediatric and adult patients. 

(4) Test radio communications within the Casualty Care Unit and the facility.
(5) Ensure proper setup and functioning of each Alternate Care Area, particularly with regards to patient evaluation and disposition.
(6) Test efficient transport of patients within the Casualty Care Unit and throughout the facility.

Target Audience: All physicians & staff 

Disclosure: The presenter & planning committee members for this activity have disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with commercial or industry organizations. The CME Department has reviewed their disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee/faculty for this program and they do not have relationships that present a relevant conflict of interest. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.

Kaiser Santa Clara is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kaiser Santa Clara designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Session date: 
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
ED Ambulance Bay/Parking Lot
United States
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 2.00 Attendance

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