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ID
12-508-1134
Name
Isolation and Quarantine
Status
Published
Version
1.4
Updated
11/18/2019 4:15:05 PM
Original Release
03/14/2008
Last Major Release
11/18/2019
Description
This team will help support local disease control activities in a communicable disease outbreak.
Resource Category
Medical and Public Health
Primary Core Capability
Public Health, Healthcare, and Emergency Medical Services
Secondary Core Capability
Environmental Response/Health and Safety
Resource Kind
Team
Overall Function
 
Composition and Ordering Specifications
 
Supporting Core Capabilities
None
Components
Component Notes  
Team Type CapacityNot Specified
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 1Team that can perform the following activities under the Authority Having Jurisdiction: – Manage Isolation and Quarantine Tactical operations – Develop Procedures/Systems – Activate Isolation and Quarantine – Implement Travel Restrictions – Implement Voluntary/Mandatory Isolation and Quarantine
Type 2Technically trained team able to augment activities under leadership of unit manager (Epidemiologist) assigned by the Authority Having Jurisdiction: – Activate Isolation and Quarantine – Implement Travel Restrictions – Implement Voluntary/Mandatory Isolation and Quarantine
Personnel Team Composition per 12-Hour ShiftNot Specified
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 1– 1 Epidemiology Team Leader – 4 Registered Nurses (public health nurses) – 3 Clinicians (Physician, Nurse Practitioner, or Registered Nurse) – 1 Behavioral Health Professional – 1 Public Health Data Entry staff
Type 2– 1 Epidemiologist – 1 Epidemiology Information Technology Specialist – 4 Registered Nurses (public health nurses) – 1 Behavioral Health Professional
Equipment/Supplies Will Vary by Team TypeNot Specified
Component Types
Type Attribute
Type 1– Communication tools to communicate in secure and unsecured environments. – Relevant software, hardware, and other interoperable capabilities (laptop computers, printers, etc.) – Personal Protective equipment (PPE) as appropriate
Type 2– Communication tools to communicate in secure and unsecured environments. – Relevant software, hardware, and other interoperable capabilities – PPE as appropriate
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Notes
References
Reference
FEMA, National Incident Management System (NIMS), October 2017