Preparing for disasters in healthcare

Personal Disaster Preparedness for Healthcare Providers

When disasters strike, the last thing you want to worry about as a healthcare provider is whether your family is safe and whether you are personally and professionally prepared.

According to EM-DAT, the number of annual global disasters has more than quadrupled over the last 50 years. From 2017 to 2019, natural disasters cost the United States more than $450 billion dollars (NOAA). The health and safety of doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals during such circumstances impact the health and safety of our entire communities.

Learn more about beneficial tools and resources that can help you stay prepared in this 20-minute video.



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