Mutual Aid and Pre-Incident Planning

Mutual Aid and Pre-Incident Planning

So, how have you devised your mutual-aid plans? Are they informal or formal written agreements? Do you participate in a local, regional, or statewide plan? Do you know what is expected of your department, and do your mutual-aid partners know what is expected of them...
CMS Deadline For Emergency Preparedness Is This Week

CMS Deadline For Emergency Preparedness Is This Week

The emergency preparedness deadline is quickly looming over 17 different health care provider types, including hospitals, critical access hospitals (CAH), ambulatory surgical centers, and long-term care facilities. On Sept. 16, 2016, the Centers for Medicare &...