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Critical Access Hospital ECHO Project: COVID-19 and Emergency Preparedness. Sign up now!

The team in the Center for Biosecurity, Biopreparedness, and Emerging Infectious Diseases at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health  is conducting a Project ECHO specifically designed for CAHs, focused on topics surrounding COVID-19 and Emergency Preparedness.

  • Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) is an innovative telementoring program designed to create virtual communities of learners by bringing together healthcare providers and subject matter experts using videoconference technology, brief lecture presentations, and case-based or situation-based learning.

The ECHO team is actively recruiting CAHs in the region to take part in this exciting opportunity which launches FEBRUARY 9

  • If you are interested in participating, please register for the first webinar being held February 9 – see the registration link below!
  • Each session will last one hour, starting at 12:00 pm Central Time.
  • Participation is FREE.

Topics for Months 1-3
Session 1: February 9, 2021: COVID-19 Vaccine: The Latest Facts & Fallacies
Session 2: March 9, 2021: Staffing Challenges
Session 3: April 13, 2021: Challenges of Patient Transfer During COVID-19 

Zoom Registration Link

For more information, please visit the project website.  Please email Krista Brown or call 402.552.7243.



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