The Northwest Healthcare Response Network serves a vital role in our community by leading healthcare organizations in a regional, collaborative effort to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies and disasters.

Network members are PREPARED.

We provide:

  • Trainings, exercises and workshops
  • Collaborative regional-level plans
  • Resources to help meet new emergency preparedness CMS requirements and accreditation standards
  • Onsite support during healthcare accreditation visits
  • Documentation to support compliance of CMS and accreditation standards

Network members are CONNECTED.

We provide:

  • Coordination with Public Health and Emergency Management before, during and after an emergency
  • Situational awareness briefs and alerts
  • 24/7 duty officer to support unexpected events
  • Community emergency patient tracking and emergency alert system
  • Integration into regional response plans
  • Access to mutual aid plans and resource sharing
  • Committees and work groups to build collective capabilities

Network members are EMPOWERED.

We provide:

  • The right information at the right time to make sound decisions affecting patient care during disasters and emergencies
  • Engagement with critical stakeholders during regional planning, response and recovery efforts
  • Advocacy for and insights into local, regional and national preparedness and response policy
  • Curated medical intelligence, alerts and best practices to drive preparedness strategy

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