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1
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What determines a Mass Casualty Incident as defined by this Bulletin?

9 or more patients

2
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

Which Hospital is the Districts "Clearing House Hospital"?

Childrens Hospital H2

3
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

The Clearing House Hospital is responsible for notifying the Incident Commander or EMS Branch Director of what?

The number of "major" and "minor" patients each trauma center can accept during the first 30 minutes of the incident.

4
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What are the 3 main responsibilities of the first arriving Unit?

1. Scene size up, requesting a Mass Casualty Task Force if needed. 2. Establish command and assign responding units to specific tasks. 3. Begin Triage.

5
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

Who is responsible for the implementation of the incident action plan within the EMS Branch?

EMS Branch Director

6
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

Who is responsible for implementation of command and control activities within the group ensuring the best possible medical care during the MCI?

Medical Group Supervisor

7
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

Who has responsibility for appropriate triage and the transfer of patients from Triage to either the Treatment Unit or the Transportation Group?

Triage Unit Leader, the first arriving Co. Officer

8
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

Who supervises the Red, Yellow, and Green Treatment Managers?

Treatment Unit Leader

9
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What is the Mass Casualty Task Force Engine Co. wagon drivers responsibility?

Red treatment Area

10
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What is the Mass Casualty Task Force Engine Co. linemans responsibility?

Yellow Treatment Area

11
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What is the Mass Casualty Task Force Engine Co. layout man's responsibility?

Green Treatment Area

12
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What is the Mass Casualty Task Force Engine Co. Officers responsibility?

Medical Supply Coordinator

13
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What is the Mass Casualty Task Force Truck Co. responsible for?

The Ambulance Bus and the loading of patients and assisting with patient care.

14
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What companies make up the North Mass Casualty Task Force?

Engine 24 and Truck 11

15
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

What companies make up the South Mass Casualty Task Force?

Engine 33 and Truck 8

16
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

Each person triaged will have what placed around their arm or leg symbolizing the level of injury or illness?

18 ribbon colored either Red, Yellow or Green.

17
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

How many non ambulatory patients can be transported by and ambulance during an MCI?

2

18
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

How many ambulatory patients can be transported by an ambulance during an MCI?

up to 5

19
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

How many patients can the Mass Casualty Support Unit treat?

50

20
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

How many patients can the Ambulance Bus carry? Both stretcher and ambulatory?

8 Stretcher and 12 ambulatory

21
From the EMS Ops Bulletins:

Approximately how many patients can the Hospital's within the beltway accommodate?

125 patients