Nursing personnel preparedness The first priority of the nursing personnel is to understand what his or her role is during an emergency crisis. The simulation Disaster in Franklin County highlights the role of public health personnel, with emphasis on the public health nurse because the nurse is often a first responder to such a disaster.
The public health department established an Incident Command System ICS that was designed to help organize it to respond to emergencies. Additionally, floods pose a significant risk to property and safety.
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