Natural And Manmade Disasters
1. What social and cultural factors need to be considered in disaster planning in your community?
2. Describe the various vulnerable population within the community setting (for example: homeless, imprisoned, mobility impaired)?
3. Describe the disproportion within vulnerable population… What special needs do they have?
4. If evacuation of the community is mandated, have plans for evacuation of these groups been developed? Give examples of these organizations involved and how they assist these special groups ?(who plan for evacuation during disasters) For example FEMA.
5. Provide a summary of the article https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2646456/.
6. What are key factors that community health nurses should consider when responding to disaster management for vulnerable population?