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Are You Ready for an Ebola Call? Critical Actions & Key Safety Practices for Funeral Professionals

  • Tuesday, November 18, 2014
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Free Webinar for NFDA Members

Free Members-only Webinar for NFDA Members

Are You Ready for an Ebola Call? 
Critical Actions & Key Safety Practices for Funeral Professionals

November 18, 1-2:30 p.m. CT

Panelists: R. Bryant Hightower, CFSP, of Hightower Family Funeral Homes in Carrollton, Ga.; and Alysia Wheeler English, executive director of the Georgia Funeral Directors Association
Moderator: John Fitch, NFDA senior vice president of Advocacy

This live webinar will answer your questions about dealing with an Ebola death. It will identify the issues you must evaluate prior to handling a death as well as the safest step-by-step practices to handle decedents. You will get boots-on-the-ground detail that every funeral professional needs, including guidance on:

The key people you need to work with in your state

  • How to work with the local hospital in removal of decedents
  • Recommendations about the transport vehicle
  • Recommended protocols and concerns for cremation and burial
  • How to work with a family that might be in quarantine
  • How to ensure that respect and dignity remain as the focus of service
  • And more!

This webinar is free for the first NFDA-member firstregistrant and includes 1.5 CE hours; additional registrants who require CE are only $60. For more information, visit the event page or call 800-228-6332. Space is limited; please register early.

Reminder: For the latest information on the care of individuals who die from an Ebola infection, visit www.nfda.org/ebola.

Colorado Funeral Directors Association,  P O Box 631664, Highlands Ranch, CO 80163-1664 U.S.A. 

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