Healthcare, Water Utilities, and First Responders

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Preparing to respond promptly and appropriately during water-related emergencies is an ongoing undertaking for medical personnel, water utilities, and first responders. Hospitals need to prepare with a detailed plan for using alternate water supplies in case of emergencies, and health departments need guidance and training to respond to water-related outbreaks. Find planning, training, and response resources below to help public health professionals, water utilities, first responders, healthcare professionals, and others respond to WASH-related emergencies.