Coffee Break Training: Characteristics of the Medical Components of the Incident Command System: Responder Rehabilitation Manager   [open pdf - 348KB]

"The Responder Rehabilitation Manager reports to the Medical Unit Leader and is responsible for the rehabilitation of incident personnel who are suffering from the effects of strenuous work and/or extreme conditions: a. Review Common Responsibilities (Page 1-2). b. Designate responder rehabilitation location and have location announced on radio with radio designation 'Rehab.' c. Request necessary medical personnel to evaluate medical condition of personnel being rehabilitated. d. Request necessary resources for rehabilitation of personnel, e.g., water, juice, personnel. e. Request through Food Unit or Logistics Section Chief feeding as necessary for personnel being rehabilitated. f. Release rehabilitated personnel to Operations Section or Planning Section for reassignment. g. Maintain appropriate records and documentation. h. Maintain Unit/Activity Log (ICS Form 214)."

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Coffee Break Training - Emergency Medical Services Series No. EMS-2014-2
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