General Healthcare Community Risk Assessment

Category: Risk Assessment

This Healthcare Risk Assessment Tool is based on existing hazard and vulnerability assessment tools, such as the Kaiser Permanente HVA tool and the UCLA Center for Public Health and Disaster Hazard Risk Assessment Instrument. This is specific to healthcare facilities and will take an hour or more to complete.

This assessment has three main hazard sections to complete:

  • Section 1: Natural Hazards (14 hazards to assess)
  • Section 2: Human-Caused Hazards (10 hazards to assess)
  • Section 3: Technological/Accidental Hazards (21 hazards to assess)

Intended Audience

Learning Objectives:

Pre-requisites/Learning Level

No pre-requisites

Competencies addressed

Analytical/Assessment Skills, Policy Development/Program Planning Skills, Community Dimensions of Practice Skills

CEUs Offered





Online Self-Pace


1 hour

Presenter(s) and/or Content Experts

Technical requirements:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 
  • Flash Player 
  • Speakers

Registration requirements

Register a free account

Creation and/or update

November 26, 2012