Healthcare Preparedness Coordinator
Chris Starbuck is the Healthcare Preparedness Coordinator for the Eastern Healthcare Preparedness Coalition since March 2007. He has a BS in Nursing from ECU and a MS in Nursing from UNC Chapel Hill. Previously he has worked as a Registered Nurse in Neuro Surgical ICU, Emergency Department, Flight/Ground Critical Care, Cardiac Cath Lab, and a Physician Extender. He is also a Paramedic and has been involved with EMS since 1989. Chris has previously been published in the Journal of Academic Emergency Medicine, “Are Tactile Assessments of Lung Compliance during Bag – Valve Ventilation Reliable?” and in the Prehospital Research Forum a Supplement to JEMS, “Do Bag-Valve Ventilations Decay over Time”.