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State of Oregon Fire Marshal: Licensed Care Facility Information
The Health Care Facility Specialists inspect nursing homes, hospitals, and ambulatory surgical centers throughout the state. They also provide periodic training workshops for Health Care Facilities' staff which cover the subjects listed below.
The Joint Commission: Environment of Care
The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. This certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality and commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
Source: Joint Commission
Federal Emergency Management Agency
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with a mission to lead the effort to effectively manage federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident.