Winter Weather Resources

For winter weather, click here for our Winter Weather Preparedness and Advisories page. which includes a flyer with  winter preparedness information… Read more »

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Nov 14 2022 Montesano Fire Response Panel Presentation

On November 14, 2022, NWHRN facilitated a panel discussion to hear from partners involved in the 9/14/22 Montesano Health and… Read more »

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NWHRN featured in Commonwealth Fund article re healthcare, climate change impacts and regional response

An October 20, 2022 published article from the Commonwealth Fund focuses on healthcare organizations and the impacts of climate change.… Read more »

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NWHRN and Senior Medical Advisor Honored for COVID Response

Congratulations to Vicki Sakata, MD: Guardian of Emergency Medicine NWHRN’s senior medical advisor, Vicki Sakata, MD, was honored in 2021… Read more »

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Planning and Caring for Pediatric and Neonatal Patients in Disasters: Inpatient and Outpatient Guidelines (Peds Toolkit)

The NWHRN “Pediatric Toolkit” is a detailed resource to assist in developing internal pediatric surge or disaster plans. This version… Read more »

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NWHRN COVID-19 Response Presentation for Seattle City Council Briefing

On April 13, 2020 the Northwest Healthcare Response Network’s Executive Director, Onora Lien, was asked to present at the Seattle… Read more »

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Disaster Clinical Advisory Committee featured in AABB article

Dr. Therese Nester from Bloodworks Northwest and a member of NWHRN’s Disaster Clinical Advisory Committee (DCAC) authored an article about… Read more »

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Scarce Resource Management and Crisis Standards of Care Overview and Materials

The Washington State Disaster Medical Advisory Committee (DMAC) was established in 2015 to provide clinical guidance and expertise to support… Read more »

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Growth and Transitions in 2018

Since July 2018, our staff has been spending time in each of the coalition’s new districts, having literally dozens of… Read more »

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CMS Emergency Preparedness Requirements and Rules for Healthcare

The Network offers numerous resources to help organizations meet the 2016 Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Emergency Preparedness Requirements for… Read more »

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