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Videos present the basic educational content for a module. Videos can be downloaded for inclusion in your organization's LMS - look for the Download Media section on each video.

Isolator Basics: ProPac Positive Pressure Patient Isolation Transportation Device - Assembly

Isolator Basics: ProPac Positive Pressure Patient Isolation Transportation Device - Assembly

- Published: 08/07/2019 | Duration: 07:31

This video describes the individual components necessary for successful assembly of the ProPac Positive Pressure patient isolator and their sequential assembly. Additionally, it offers troubleshooting information in the event the device malfunctions.

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Suit Support

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Suit Support

- Published: 03/31/2018 | Duration: 06:36

Suit support personnel are a vital part of a decon team. In addition to assisting with the donning and doffing of team members PPE, they also help with such tasks as taking vital signs, and ensuring decon team members are properly hydrated.

In this video we demonstrate Donning the equipment for suit support personnel.

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Doffing

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Doffing

- Published: 03/31/2018 | Duration: 06:37

After a decon team member has assisted in the process of chemical decontamination, their personal protective equipment must be taken off in a controlled step-by-step process.

In this video we demonstrate the steps for Doffing Level C Chemical Personal Protective Equipment with a 3M Breathe Easy PAPR

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Donning

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Donning

- Published: 03/31/2018 | Duration: 09:42

Decon operations team members often wear Level C Chemical PPE when attending to a patient requiring chemical decontamination.

In this video we demonstrate the steps for Donning Level C Chemical Personal Protective Equipment with a 3M Breathe Easy PAPR

ISO-POD Update: AirBoss Defense Advantage

ISO-POD Update: AirBoss Defense Advantage

- Published: 08/25/2017 | Duration: 04:10

An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Brittany Nordby, RN, BSN, EMT, Project Coordinator for HEROES, provides an explanation of the new features found on the latest generation of ISO-POD manufactured by AirBoss Defense.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Doffing

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Doffing

- Published: 10/31/2015 | Duration: 16:01

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when doffing Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit. It may be necessary to adapt these steps to meet your own organizations policies and procedures.

This video focuses on the use of a Suit and PAPR as Personal Protective Equipment.

The doffing process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.

All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.

A doffing partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the PAPR Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Donning

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Donning

- Published: 10/31/2015 | Duration: 11:31

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when donning Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit. It may be necessary to adapt these steps to meet your own organizations policies and procedures.

This video focuses on the use of a Suit and PAPR as Personal Protective Equipment.

The donning process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.

All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.

A donning partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the PAPR Level Donning steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Doffing

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Doffing

- Published: 10/24/2014 | Duration: 09:48

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when doffing Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit.

A doffing partner should verbally cue and support the doffing process.

The doffing partner wears the same level of PPE as the doffer.

You can download a printable version of the High Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Donning

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Donning

- Published: 10/24/2014 | Duration: 08:11

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when donning Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit.

The donning process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.

All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.

A donning partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the High Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Body Mechanics

Body Mechanics

- Published: 08/06/2013 | Duration: 03:31

This video provides a demonstration for volunteers at a general population shelter of the appropriate way to use body mechanics when assisting individuals.

This is part of a series of Volunteer Shelter Training videos produced in collaboration with the Physical Therapy program at UNMCs College of Allied Health Professions.

ISOPOD Basics: IRT Model

ISOPOD Basics: IRT Model

- Published: 02/26/2013 | Duration: 09:55

 An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Beth Beam, RN, MSN, Project Coordinator for HEROES and Director of Education for the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, provides a basic overview of the assembly and use of the ISOPOD manufactured by Immediate Response Technologies (IRT).

 

ISOPOD Basics: TVI Model

ISOPOD Basics: TVI Model

- Published: 02/19/2013 | Duration: 10:29

An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Beth Beam, RN, MSN, Project Coordinator for HEROES and Director of Education for the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, provides a basic overview of the assembly and use of the ISOPOD manufactured by the TVI Corporation.

Body Sealer Basics

Body Sealer Basics

- Published: 07/24/2012 | Duration: 06:47

Introduction to the use of Body Sealer equipment used in the containment of bio-hazardous remains.

This video was produced in collaboration with the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit at The Nebraska Medical Center (nebraskamed.com) and describes procedures used within that facility. You may need to change your use of the Body Sealer depending on the needs of your organization.

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Chemical: 3M Breathe Easy

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Chemical: 3M Breathe Easy

- Published: 06/05/2012 | Duration: 04:47

Demonstration of how to assemble and test a 3M Breath Easy PAPR unit.

Disclaimer: The following video depicts equipment commonly used in Nebraska hospitals. HEROES does not support any one manufacturer over another. Always refer to the manufacturer's directions for the complete instructions when using any powered air purifying respirator.

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: ILC Dover Sentinel XL

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: ILC Dover Sentinel XL

- Published: 02/03/2012 | Duration: 04:01

Demonstration of how to assemble and test an ILC Dover Sentinel XL PAPR unit.

Disclaimer: The following video depicts equipment commonly used in Nebraska hospitals. HEROES does not support any one manufacturer over another. Always refer to the manufacturer's directions for the complete instructions when using any powered air purifying respirator.

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: 3M Air-Mate

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: 3M Air-Mate

- Published: 02/03/2012 | Duration: 02:18

Demonstration of how to assemble and test a 3M Air-Mate PAPR unit.

Disclaimer: The following video depicts equipment commonly used in Nebraska hospitals. HEROES does not support any one manufacturer over another. Always refer to the manufacturer's directions for the complete instructions when using any powered air purifying respirator.

Half Mask Respirator II: Gross Decon, Reassembly and Storage

Half Mask Respirator II: Gross Decon, Reassembly and Storage

- Published: 01/03/2012 | Duration: 08:03

Demonstration of the correct steps involved in gross decontamination, reassembly and storage of a half mask respirator.

Some steps refer to specific UNMC policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

Half Mask Respirator III: Light Decon and Storage

Half Mask Respirator III: Light Decon and Storage

- Published: 12/12/2011 | Duration: 02:56

Demonstration of the correct procedures involved in the light decontamination of a half mask respirator.

Some steps refer to specific UNMC policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

Half Mask Respirator I: Donning, Doffing and Fit Check

Half Mask Respirator I: Donning, Doffing and Fit Check

- Published: 12/12/2011 | Duration: 04:19

Demonstration of the correct procedures involved in the donning, doffing and fit testing of a half mask respirator.

Some steps refer to specific UNMC policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

START Triage Basics

START Triage Basics

- Published: 08/30/2011 | Duration: 07:13

START Triage is a system designed for emergency medical response in disasters where there are multiple victims.

START stands for Simple Triage and Rapid Treatment.

In this video Beth Beam, RN, MSN covers the key concepts behind the process and what you should and, perhaps more importantly, should NOT be doing during the triage process.

At the end join students of South East Community College as they practice the process during a simulated mass casualty event.

Activation - A Nebraska Medical Center Biocontainment Unit Story

Activation - A Nebraska Medical Center Biocontainment Unit Story

- Published: 09/23/2008 | Duration: 24:53

Activation describes the identification, containment and treatment of an infectious disease during a fictitious event, resulting in the activation of the Biocontainment Unit at the Nebraska Medical Center.

Interactive Learning Modules can either present new material, or be games or quizzes that test your understanding of material in one of our videos.

Chemical Decontamination Level C: PPE 3M Breathe Easy - Doffing

Chemical Decontamination Level C: PPE 3M Breathe Easy - Doffing

- Published: 06/16/2018

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when donning Level C Checmical decon PPE. This process is demonstrated in the accompanying video.

You can download a printable version of the Level C Chemical Decon Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Chemical Decontamination Level C: PPE 3M Breathe Easy - Donning

Chemical Decontamination Level C: PPE 3M Breathe Easy - Donning

- Published: 06/16/2018

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when donning Level C Checmical decon PPE. This process is demonstrated in the accompanying video.

You can download a printable version of the Level C Chemical Decon Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Doffing

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Doffing

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when doffing PAPR Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • A doffing partner should verbally cue and support the doffing process.
  • The doffing partner wears the same level of PPE as the doffer.

You can download a printable version of the High Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Doffing

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Doffing

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when doffing PAPR Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • A doffing partner should verbally cue and support the doffing process.
  • The doffing partner wears the same level of PPE as the doffer.

You can download a printable version of the High Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Donning

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Donning

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when donning High Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • The donning process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.
  • All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.
  • A donning partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the High Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Donning

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Donning

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when donning PAPR Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • The donning process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.
  • All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.
  • A donning partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the PAPR Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Triage Basics

Triage Basics

- Published: 10/03/2016

You will assume the role of a triage team member assisting in the triage of casualties at a busy urban intersection where a chemical spill has occurred. You'll need to search for all the casualties, assess their status and assign them a triage tag. After calling the triage you will go through the debriefing where your choices will be reviewed.

MDC: Triage Basics II

MDC: Triage Basics II

- Published: 09/02/2014

Part two of the START Triage MDC 

MDC: Triage Basics I

MDC: Triage Basics I

- Published: 08/05/2014

Test your skills triage skills.