EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT – Calvin Fakkema, Safety Officer / EOC & EM Program Manager

The evacuation map is up-to-date and posted. Assembly area known by staff.

Emergency disaster kit is available with update supplies (Red Disaster Bag)

Disaster call back trees are readily available (Emergency Recall List)

EOP Flipchart is visible for all staff (Emergency Kardex)

Flashlights and batteries are in designated locations with good batteries

Staff Knowledge: Priority phone extensions to report emergencies and request assistance. What in-house extension can you dial to report a serious emergency or request assistance? (3737)

Staff Knowledge: Meaning and response for CODE TRIAGE. What is a CODE TRIAGE? How do you respond to a Code Triage internal or external paged overhead? Code Triage announces a disaster or other serious emergency in our hospital (internal) or in our community (external). Response: report to home department, roll call, review and implement department-specific policy located in Emergency Preparedness Manual, complete Emergency Incident Message Form with department status, send to command center.


Signature upon completion of Audit
Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.