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Mass Casualty Incident Management

Karen Owens, the emergency operations assistant manager for the Virginia Office of EMS, informed first responders on methods to set up and perform patient triage; treatment; and transport at her "Mass Casualty Incident Management" workshop. The Tuesday afternoon class was based on the Virginia curriculum that is now standardized across the state; it has also been adopted by the West Virginia Office of EMS. Owens’ workshop lecture included a PowerPoint presentation and a video showing triage in use. She discussed the leading causes of mass casualty incidents including natural disasters, transportation crashes, terrorism, and civil disobedience. Owens stressed first res...

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