NHSHFM January Educational Program

March 16, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Southern New Hampshire Medical Center

Incident Command Development

Hosted By: Southern NH Medical Center
Education Contact Hours 1.5/ CEUs 0.15

About the Presenter

Mark Hastings, RN is Director of Emergency Management and the EMS & Trauma Coordinator for Southern New Hampshire Medical Center. He began his career at SNHMC in 1988 in the Emergency Department and has also worked in Surgical Services and Invasive Cardiology. Mark also worked in the Emergency Departments of Monadnock Community Hospital and Tufts Medical Center.

Mark’s health care career began in the U.S. Air Force medical corps serving in the 86th Tactical Hospital at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Upon his return home to NH he worked as a volunteer EMT while attending the NHTI nursing program and later obtained a BS in Health Care Administration from St. Joseph’s College in ME. He has completed several emergency management programs at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, AL and is certified as a Tactical Emergency Casualty Care provider. Mark is a member of:

  • The Greater Nashua Local Emergency Planning Committee
  • The Greater Nashua Healthcare Emergency Response Coalition
  • The State of NH Trauma Medical Review Committee
  • The paramedic academic advisory boards for the New England EMS Institute and New Hampshire Technical Institute
  • The Homeland & International Security Program Advisory Board at Rivier University and
  • The Nashua Police SWAT Tactical EMS unit.

Learning Objectives

  • Development of the SNHMC Emergency Management System
  • Brief overview of the Hospital Incident Command System
  • EM Roles within SNHH, Greater Nashua, State of NH, federal entities
  • Exercise development and examples

Meeting Agenda

12:00 pm       Lunch and Supporting member introduction
12:30 pm       Educational Presentation
2:00 pm         Break
2:15 pm         Business Meeting
3:00 pm         Adjourn