Coalition Preparedness

The Bureau of Emergency and Trauma Services Preparedness Program works with health care preparedness coalitions across the state to ensure local public health departments and hospitals are ready to respond to public health emergencies. Below are some resources available to coalitions to use in emergency planning.

Grant Materials


NIMS Training

The Bureau identifies several courses as minimum standards for individuals assigned to incident command roles at participating local public health departments and hospitals.  Check with your emergency preparedness program contact for specifics.

Water Emergency Planning

Emergency Water Supply Planning Guide for Hospitals and Health Care Facilities