Tag Archives: Emergency Management

New CDC Resource: Radiation Emergencies

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released a new resource to support public health officials when communicating with the public during a radiation emergency. This tool, titled the “Radiation Hazard Scale,” is…

EMS for Children Day

The Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Program is partnering with the American College of Emergency Physicians and the American Academy of Pediatrics to celebrate EMS for Children Day 2015. The daylong celebration will be…

FEMA Releases 2014-2018 Strategic Plan

In July, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released its 2014-2018 Strategic Plan. The Strategic Plan reflects the priorities, objectives, and outcomes FEMA expects to accomplish to provide the best possible support to the American…