Below are links to online videos, trainings and games that can be used to further your knowledge about how to run a Point of Dispensing (POD) and responde to emergencies.
Basic POD/Mass Prophylaxis planning tools and training
This free, online course is one of many trainings offered on CDC TRAIN. Developed by the Food & Drug Administration, and Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.
Dispense Assist - General Public - How to Use Dispense Assist - This video will assist you with printing out a medication voucher during a public health emergency. The medication voucher system will help you receive the medication that is right for you. To print your voucher, you must have access to a computer and a printer. If you do not have a computer and printer available, contact your local health department for assistance. To view this video in Spanish, click here.
Medical Countermeasure (MCM) Trainings:
An interactive and engaging training experience! Through a collection of presentations, group activities, and supporting materials, this course will promote ideas, discussion and learning about operating mass medical-countermeasure dispensing sites in a public health emergency.
Intended Audience: Public and Push Partner POD managers, staff & partners involved in mass medical countermeasure dispensing in the seven county Portland metropolitan region of: Clackamas, Clark, Columbia, Multnomah,Skamania, Washington and Yamhill.