Emergency Management

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Jul 20, 2017
Hospital Preparedness Program (HPP)

https://www.phe.gov/Preparedness/planning/hpp/Pages/default.aspx

HPP promotes a sustained national focus to improve patient outcomes, minimize the need for supplemental state and federal resources during emergencies, and enable rapid recovery.

Source: PHE

Dec 01, 2016
Emergency Preparedness: Preparing hospitals for disasters

http://www.calhospitalprepare.org/

The CHA Hospital Preparedness Program (HPP) was established with funding provided by the federal hospital preparedness grant program, but may include relevant information for other locations.

Source: CHA

Apr 01, 2015
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Preparedness Resources for Healthcare Facilities

http://emergency.cdc.gov/healthcare/

These resources are intended for individuals at healthcare facilities tasked with ensuring that their facility is as prepared as possible for an emergency.

Source: CDC

Dec 01, 2004
OSHA Best Practices for Hospital-based First Receivers of Victims from Mass Casualty Incidents Involving the Release of Hazardous Substances

http://www.osha.gov/dts/osta/bestpractices/html/hospital_firstreceivers.html

This document is designed to provide hospitals with practical information to assist them in developing and implementing emergency management plans that address the protection of hospital-based emergency department personnel during the receipt of contaminated victims.

Source: OSHA

Jan 01, 2003
Oregon Emergency Management

http://www.oregon.gov/OMD/OEM/pages/index.aspx

The purpose of Oregon Emergency Management is to maintain an emergency services system during times of emergencies or disasters in Oregon.

Source: OEM

Jan 01, 2003
Guidance for Protecting Building Environments from Airborne Chemical, Biological, or Radiological Attacks

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2002-139/

This May 2002 DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2002-139 document identifies actions that a building owner or manager can implement without undue delay to enhance occupant protection from an airborne chemical, biological, or radiological attack.

Source: CDC