VHASS Communications Drill – Medically Vulnerable Populations (Non-Hospital)


The Regional Healthcare Coordination Center (RHCC) will be conducting a regional emergency communications drill with all healthcare organizations that serve medically vulnerable populations (Long Term Care, Dialysis, Hospice/Home Health, Ambulatory Surgery Centers, ICF/IID, etc.). At 9AM the RHCC will create a VHASS Event called “Regional Communications Drill – Date” and send a text message alert […]

Introduction to HICS for Long Term Care


Course Information: Nursing homes provide essential services that must be protected at all times, including those extraordinary occasions we call emergencies or disasters. Yet it is difficult to predict when an incident may occur that threatens the ability of a nursing home to safely care for its residents, staff, and visitors; or conduct normal operations […]