// Allied Health (DDS, PA, etc)

Functional Description

The Allied Health Specialist is responsible for assisting in providing medical care to decontaminated victims in the Medical Zone one.

Description of Duties 

  • Works collaboratively with medical personnel in the management of decontaminated patients
  • Performs diagnostic tests as appropriate
  • Maintains complete and current clinical records; and
  • Provides other medical functions as directed

Knowledge 

  • State licensure at the appropriate level or higher for their specific skills set; and
  • Working knowledge of Universal Precautions

Ability 

  • Meet the moderate physical fitness requirement

Training Requirements

  • Complete Basic ICS training
  • Complete WMD/mass casualty educational session
  • Complete NIMS training