Module 5 Discussion

Go to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention website at https://www.cdc.qov/ Review the Emergency Preparedness tab located at top of screen. Choose a preparedness condition of your choice to learn about. Describe. Determine what your role may be as a community/public health nurse during such an event, and discuss how you are prepared to carry out that role. Identify the disaster plan for your local community and the key players accountable for its implementation. What type of information does the public need to know for a disaster plan to be effective?