September 27-28, 2023
The Systems of Care Conference is an opportunity for Medical Directors, staff, and leadership to come together to learn new and innovative ideas and initiatives across the state and country. Participants will better understand how to advocate for, facilitate, and support resiliency in EMS & Systems of Care. The conference also strives to improve the overall care of trauma patients and provide a coordinated and accountable system of emergency care that ensures the right patient gets to the right place at the right time. Information and data related to trauma, new initiatives, programs to address injury, workforce challenges, and establishing Stroke and STEMI Systems will be discussed. The conference is being held virtually on September 27-28, 2023.
Register for the 2023 Michigan Systems of Care Conference
July 11 & 12, 2023The National AFN Symposium will bring the disability community together with emergency managers, disaster planners, and first responders from across the country in an online forum to foster an environment of trust and understanding vital to advancing the mission of access and functional needs throughout the nation.
The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES), the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM), the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (CDHSEM), and New York University (NYU) are hosting the two, half-day, online National AFN Symposium to highlight forward-leaning, inclusive, innovative practices in emergency management. The Symposium is sponsored by the American Red Cross and Big City Emergency Managers (BCEM).
There is no cost to register and participate. Please pass this along to your health care coalition and emergency management community. The symposium runs from 12:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. (EST) both days.
Register for the 2023 National AFN Symposium
The Bureau of Emergency Preparedness, EMS and Systems of Care is presenting the Joint Commission Disaster Preparedness Standards presentation on Thursday, April 27, 2023, from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. This webinar is an excellent opportunity for local emergency management, regional healthcare coalitions, and healthcare facility staff to gain insight into the Joint Commission Standards. For more information, including how to register, see the below attachment.
Joint Commission (5).pdf
Healthcare and public health entities have learned many lessons about communicating to their personnel and the public after three years of responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and concurrent emergencies. ASPR TRACIE invites partners to this roundtable webinar where speakers representing a wide range of stakeholders and jurisdiction types (national, large/urban, regional, and rural/tribal) will share their perspectives on how they integrate these lessons into current and future responses. Topics will include channels used for outreach and continued engagement, strategies for reaching different community and cultural groups, tracking and countering rumors, and working with partners to create complementary messaging. This webinar takes place on Thursday, April 20, 2023 ~ 3:00-4:15 PM ET. Register Here.
National Advisory Committee on Individuals with Disabilities and Disasters (NACIDD) -- Thursday, April 20, 2023
The next public meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Individuals with Disabilities and Disasters (NACIDD) will take place Thursday, April 20, 2023 (11:00am to 1:30pm ET). Advanced registration is required. To register for the meeting and for additional information, visit the NACIDD webpage. Please share this engagement opportunity broadly across each HCC in advance of the meeting. American Sign Language translation and Communication Access Real-Time Translation will be provided.
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