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Emergency Preparedness, Part 6: Preparing Patients with Special Needs

Results from a spring 2014 emergency preparedness survey show sizable gaps in emergency and surge planning. In Part 6 of this multi-session CME program, participants learn how to include patients with special needs in your practice’s emergency plan.

Physicians – take post-course assessment to claim your CME.

Non-Physicians Providers – take post-course assessment to claim your CME .


Additional Resources from Drexel University

Download the slides from this session here.

The Pennsylvania Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Pennsylvania Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Activity Development Team

  • Esther Chernak, MD, MPH, FACP (Faculty and Planner)
  • Mike Fraser (Planner)
  • Angie Halaja-Henriques (Planner)
  • Thomas Hipper (Planner)
  • Jillian Nash (Planner)
  • Suzanne Yunghans (Planner)

The members of the Activity Development Team have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Enduring material posted: 1/14/2015

Enduring material expires: 6/30/2018

This program was supported by the Cooperative Agreement number U90TP000545-03, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, or the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

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