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Emergency Management Resources


Hospital Disaster Preparedness Budget Model

Tuesday January 5, 2016


The CDC offers healthcare executives a disaster budget tool to help them prepare their finances to withstand a large-scale public health emergency. The tool helps executives calculate the amount of cash reserves needed for maintaining operations in their facilities while awaiting reimbursement from insurance companies or government agencies. Learn More


TRACIE - Technical Resources Assistance Center & Information Exchange

Monday July 6, 2015


ASPR TRACIE is a resource and networking portal that provides timely and innovative disaster information, tools and practice guidance for hospitals and community-based providers across the health care coalition. Learn More


Influenza Pandemic Preparedness and Response

Influenza Pandemic Preparedness and Response


Take Advantage - Free Online Education Course for CE credit. Learn how to effectively respond to an influenza pandemic by developing a preparedness and response plan. View Infographic or Learn More.


A River Runs Through It: 3 Lessons from the West Virginia Water Emergency

A River Runs Through It: 3 Lessons from the West Virginia Water Emergency

Last month, Joint Commission staff had the privilege of meeting with seven West Virginia hospitals to discuss how they handled the week-long water emergency resulting from the chemical spill in the Elk River - the primary water source for not only Charleston but the surrounding eight-county area. Learn More

Welcome to The Joint Commission’s Emergency Management portal.  We are launching this portal to provide a valuable source of information from The Joint Commission enterprise and other healthcare organizations related to the topic of Emergency Management.  Our goal is to create informed and empowered citizens by bringing relevant and timely information and resources to our community.  We hope you find the information helpful!

Emergency Preparedness Conference
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  • John Maurer, ASHE, CHFM, CHSP, a member of The Joint Commission’s Department of Engineering, speaks on Emergency Management topics at the Ambulatory Care Conference.  Read blog.  


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