(Recorded Webinar) Annexes: Why Are These Important? Dealing with the Hazards that Matter

Duration: 60 minutes
Recorded on: 07/08/2024

This webinar is part 7 of 12 in the "Mastering Emergency Management: Basics and Beyond" webinar series. To purchase the full series, click here..

In this session, we will discuss how to determine and develop emergency operations plan annexes that detail specific response functions or responses to hazards with the greatest potential negative impact to your health center’s staff, patients, and surrounding community.

Target Audience

  • C-suite members
  • Emergency Managers
  • Operations Staff
  • IT and Security Specialists
  • Operations Managers
  • Clinic Directors
  • Compliance Officers/Risk Managers
  • Any staff involved in organizational resilience processes

Learning Objectives

After this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Understand the basic concepts of emergency management and the importance of emergency planning for an organization
  • Understand regulatory requirements and expectations in emergency management for community health centers
  • Develop and maintain an effective emergency management program for your organization
  • Identify and assess the hazards that may affect your organization
  • Develop plans that address the prevention, mitigation, response, and recovery phases of emergency management
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders during emergencies
  • Continue operations after a disaster
  • Deal with the hazards that matter for your organization
  • Prepare and support staff for emergencies
  • Apply concepts of designing effective exercises to test plans
  • Make organizational plans better through improvement planning
  • Apply emergency management principles and practices in the context of integrated healthcare systems
  • Understand current challenges and opportunities in health center emergency management
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance
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Alex Lipovtsev

Alex Lipovtsev serves as Manager of Compliance and Risk Management Services with the firm's health care practice group. He assists in developing, implementing, and managing the firm's compliance and risk management training and technical assistance services. A former Senior Director of Emergency Management at the Community Health Care Association of New York State, he is also a licensed clinical social worker. [Full Bio]

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 Certificate of Attendance


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