The Network turns competitors into collaborators by bringing together healthcare leaders to build collective preparedness and response capabilities across Western Washington through a variety of critical advisory committees and work groups.

Committee Overview

Acute Infectious Disease Advisory Group

Assists in cooperatively prioritizing and implementing regional planning and response priorities for acute infectious disease incidents. By invitation only. Please contact us if you are interested in participating.

Training & Exercise Advisory Workgroup

Guides the planning and programming of regional trainings and exercises conducted by the Network. It meets quarterly or as-needed, and participation is by invitation only.

Disaster Clinical Advisory Committee

This multi-disciplinary committee provides expert clinical advice on issues such as regional medical surge and crisis standards of care. It is an integral component of an ethical, transparent and clinically-responsible health emergency decision-making structure for King and Pierce counties. This committee also advises the local health officers and other policymakers during health emergencies. This committee meets quarterly and participation is by application only.

State Supply Chain Resiliency Workgroup

Guides the development of sourcing and delivery strategies to address statewide healthcare supply chain vulnerabilities and challenges. Please contact us if you are interested in participating.


Healthcare Executive Response Committee

Comprised of healthcare executives and local health jurisdictions, this committee is an advisory body of executive-level healthcare representatives. By invitation only.