Choose a natural or man-made disaster that could impact your community and discuss how a CHN can help the community to prepare or respond to this disaster.

Week 5 discussion
Disaster and
Communicable Disease Preparedness
Preparing for disasters, terrorist threats, or communicable
disease outbreaks is an important part of public health nursing. Visit the
websites http://www.ready.gov (Links to an external site.)Links to an external
site. and http://www.ready.gov/pandemic (Links to an external site.)Links to an
external site.. Review the steps for being prepared for a disaster or pandemic.
Choose a natural or man-made disaster that could impact your
community and discuss how a CHN can help the community to prepare or respond to
this disaster.
Choose a potential infectious disease outbreak and discuss
how a CHN can help to prevent or respond to an outbreak.
How well is your community prepared for a potential outbreak
or disaster?
Federal Emergency Management Agency. (2016). Ready: Prepare.
Plan. Stay Informed. Retrieved from http://www.ready.gov/ (Links to an external
site.)Links to an external site..
Federal Emergency Management Agency. (2016). Pandemic.
Retrieved from http://www.ready.gov/pandemic (Links to an external site.)Links
to an external site..Week 5 discussion Disaster and
Communicable Disease PreparednessPreparing for disasters, terrorist threats, or communicable
disease outbreaks is an important part of public health nursing. Visit the
websites http://www.ready.gov (Links to an external site.)Links to an external
site. and http://www.ready.gov/pandemic (Links to an external site.)Links to an
external site.. Review the steps for being prepared for a disaster or pandemic.Choose a natural or man-made disaster that could impact your
community and discuss how a CHN can help the community to prepare or respond to
this disaster.Choose a potential infectious disease outbreak and discuss
how a CHN can help to prevent or respond to an outbreak.How well is your community prepared for a potential outbreak
or disaster?Federal Emergency Management Agency. (2016). Ready: Prepare.
Plan. Stay Informed. Retrieved from http://www.ready.gov/ (Links to an external
site.)Links to an external site..Federal Emergency Management Agency. (2016). Pandemic.
Retrieved from http://www.ready.gov/pandemic (Links to an external site.)Links
to an external site..

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