Organizations

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Jan 26, 2017
American Hospital Association

http://www.aha.org/

The American Hospital Association (AHA) is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities...

Source: AHA

Jan 26, 2017
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology

http://www.apic.org/

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (APIC) is a multi-disciplinary voluntary international organization with over 10,000 members

Source: APIC

Jan 26, 2017
Health Care Without Harm

http://www.noharm.org/

Mission: To transform the health care industry worldwide, without compromising patient safety or care, so that it is ecologically sustainable and no longer a source of harm to public health and the environment.

Source: Health Care Without Harm

Jan 26, 2017
State of Oregon Fire Marshal: Licensed Care Facility Information

https://www.oregon.gov/OSP/SFM/Pages/FLSS_EPPChecklist.aspx

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.

Source: SFM

Jan 26, 2017
The Joint Commission: Environment of Care

https://www.jointcommission.org/topics/hai_environment_of_care.aspx

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

Jan 12, 2017
Federal Emergency Management Agency

http://www.fema.gov/

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.

Source: FEMA

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

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