The video describes what an Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is, how it fits within the framework of Incident Management Systems, how it functions and the benefits of establishing one and the importance of routine use in maintaining it.
Recipe for Preparedness
The Recipe for Preparedness videos highlight the diversity, economy and ease with which individuals and families can develop a variety of emergency supply kits.
Know How to Stay Safe and Healthy After a Hurricane
Health Sector Resilience – lessons learned from Hurricane Sandy
To assist state and local public health departments in their strategic planning, CDC developed 15 capabilities to serve as national public health preparedness standards. CDC’s Public Health Preparedness Capabilities: National Standards for State and Local Planning provides a guide that state and local jurisdictions can use to better organize their work, plan their priorities, and decide which capabilities they have the resources to build or sustain.
This course will provide a high-level overview of the structure of the PHEP capabilities, including the relationship between the capabilities, and their functions, tasks, resource elements, and associated performance measures.