The Role of Hospital Automation in Mass Casualty Events

February 25, 2014 | 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM ET

Education Session 69
All the Aurora, Colorado shooting victims who went to the University of Colorado Hospital alive survived due to the great work of first responders and medical personnel. But automation played a key role too. UCH's award-winning response was a unique combination of skill, planning and the inventive use of technology.
  • Identify the most up-to-date procedures for dealing with a no-notice mass casualty event
  • Recognize the methods for applying automation technology in inventive ways to compensate for seemingly overwhelming numbers of casualties delivered to an ED in a short period of time
  • Describe the preparation methods of an award-winning disaster management program which was called upon to provide critical care to the bulk of the Aurora, Colorado, shooting victims
Room 311A

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