Earthquakes (Video 2:56)
Choose one of the natural disasters represented in the videos above and answer the following:
What are some of the nursing implications of this disaster?
What diseases do you need to be concerned about and how would you protect yourself and others? Be specific.
YouTube video: https://youtu.be/e7ho6z32yyo The purpose of this study was to explore Hong Kong nurses’ perceptions of competencies required for disaster nursing. Focus group interviews and written inquiry were adopted to solicit nurses’ perceived required competencies for disaster care. A total of 15 nurses were interviewed and 30 nurses completed the written inquiry on their perceived competencies related to disaster nursing.