What are the two main types of emergencies that can affect dialysis clinics?

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* 1. What are the two main types of emergencies that can affect dialysis clinics?

Why are emergencies challenging in dialysis?

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* 2. Why are emergencies challenging in dialysis?

What kinds of disaster planning do the CMS rules require dialysis clinics to do?

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* 3. What kinds of disaster planning do the CMS rules require dialysis clinics to do?

What is true of state rules for emergency preparedness compared to the CMS requirements?

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* 4. What is true of state rules for emergency preparedness compared to the CMS requirements?

The kidney community has its own planning group to coordinate and direct disasters, called:

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* 5. The kidney community has its own planning group to coordinate and direct disasters, called:

What must your clinic be sure that local power and water companies always know?

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* 6. What must your clinic be sure that local power and water companies always know?

If patients must evacuate your area, what is a valid concern about special needs shelters?

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* 7. If patients must evacuate your area, what is a valid concern about special needs shelters?

How will you know which patients know how to and can safely disconnect themselves?

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* 8. How will you know which patients know how to and can safely disconnect themselves?

What is the main benefit of “clamp and cut” for disconnecting from a dialysis machine quickly?

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* 9. What is the main benefit of “clamp and cut” for disconnecting from a dialysis machine quickly?

Which of the following symptoms have been linked to disaster-related stress?

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* 10. Which of the following symptoms have been linked to disaster-related stress?

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