MEETINGS AND EVENTS2019-01-11T20:10:54+00:00


Tuesday, February 5

*Please note that the January meeting has been cancelled due to the holiday*

Metro Foothills Healthcare Coalition Chapter Meeting

12:00pm – 1:30pm
Jefferson County Public Health
645 Parfet Street, Lakewood, CO 80215
Mt. Bierstadt Room

Tuesday, April 9

Tri-County Healthcare Coalition Chapter Meeting

9:30am – 12:30pm

Location: TBD

Friday, January 25

Boulder HAMR Healthcare Coalition Chapter Meeting

7:00am – 10:00am
Longmont United Hospital – Picasso Room
1950 Mountain View Avenue, Longmont, CO 80501


One Purpose 58 Reasons:
Lessons Learned from the Las Vegas Shooting

One Purpose 58 Reasons: Lessons Learned from the Las Vegas Shooting

January 31, 2019 from 10:00am – 12:00pm

The NCR HCC will be hosting a webinar featuring Assistant Fire Chief of Emergency Medical Services for the Clark County Fire Department, Troy Tuke, on January 31, 2019

Chief Tuke will be presenting on his experiences serving as a hospital liaison during the October 1st, 2017 Las Vegas shooting, an incident that left 58 dead and wounded more than 500 others.

Chief Tuke’s presentation will cover:

  • Initial response
  • Hospital coordination
  • Family assistance center
  • Resiliency center
  • Taking care of our own
  • Lessons reinforced and learned in all of the areas noted above

Please see the flyer linked below for registration information

NCR HCC One Purpose 58 Reasons Flyer

Registration Link

Psychological First Aid (PFA) Training

Psychological First Aid Training (PFA) – Community Reach Center 

February 1, 2019 from 9:00am – 10:30am

Location: Community Reach Center – Campus Location
1870 W. 122nd Avenue
Westminster, CO 80234

Psychological First Aid

PFA is an evidence-informed approach to help children, adolescents, adults, and families in the immediate aftermath of disaster and terrorism. Individuals affected by a disaster or traumatic incident, whether survivors, witnesses, or responders, may struggle with or face new challenges following the event. PFA provides professionals with techniques to best support these individuals.

Registration Link via CO.TRAIN – please note that you will need to create a free account within the CO.TRAIN system to register.

Questions can be directed to: Kathy Tromans at 

National EMS Safety Summit - Mile High RETAC

National EMS Safety Summit – Mile High RETAC

March 26, 2019: Pre-Conference: EMS Financials

March 27 – 29, 2019: Conference: Safety Summit

Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver – Downtown Convention Center: 1420 Stout Street  – Denver, CO 80202

Registration and Additional Information:

Questions can be directed to:

Save the Date: National EMS Safety Summit

NCR Behavioral Health Evacuation Seminar

NCR Behavioral Health Evacuation Seminar

January 25, 2019 from 8:00am – 5:00pm

Location: Arvada Fire Protection District Training Center

Goal of the Seminar:
The goal of the seminar is to provide a forum for behavioral health organizations and partner
agencies to share information about patient types and response capabilities. The Seminar
will discuss plans for the triage, evacuation, and movement of BH patients from an inpatient

NCR Behavioral Health Evacuation Summit Flyer and Registration

CDPHE-OEPR Crisis Standards of Care Tabletop Exercise

Crisis Standards of Care Learning Opportunity – Tabletop Exercise

March 6, 2019

Location: TBD

The objectives of this exercise are:
1. Educate the healthcare community about the Colorado Crisis Standards of Care Plan.
2. Educate healthcare providers and individuals supporting healthcare about the process and systems that will support the provision of healthcare when capability is limited.
3. Gather feedback about building shared situational awareness and identifying essential elements of information during a widespread event impacting the provision of healthcare.
4. Test the newly developed Colorado Crisis Standards of Care Plan.

CO Crisis Standards of Care TTX Flyer

CDPHE Crisis Standards of Care Plan


January 17: WHAT IS A SOFT TARGET? Emergency Planning and Security Considerations

January 25: G291: Joint Information Systems/Joint Information Center (JIS/JIC)

March 4-6: Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control: Hazardous Materials Incident Management (N0243)

March 11-14 and June 17-20, 2019: Emergency Management Institute: E0210 Recovery from Disaster: The Local Community Role

March 25-26: Community Healthcare Planning and Response to Disasters: MGT-409

March 28-29: Emergency Response to Domestic Biological Incidents: PER-220

April 8-10: Communications Unit Leader Course

May 3: 2019 Colorado Public Health Association – Culture of Data Conference

August 28 – 30: 2019 Public Health in the Rockies

2019: Colorado 2019 National Emergency Management Basic Academy

Dates through June 2019 – FEMA Emergency Management Institute: Virtual Tabletop Exercise Program

Dates through Q2 2018 – CMS Emergency Preparedness Webinars (free): see All Clear Emergency Management website for details

Summer 2018 – Emergency Preparedness Tabletop Exercise (TTX) Workshops: see MoodyWorks32 Emergency Preparedness Consulting website for details

Dates through 2018 – EMSystems Webinar (EMResource, EMTrack, and eICS): Co.Train Course ID# 1064934

Dates through 2018 – CO-SHARE Webinar: Co.Train Course ID# 1077742


Tri-County Health Department: Communicable Disease Epidemiology Manager

Auraria Higher Education Center:  Emergency Preparedness Training and Exercise Coordinator

City and County of Denver, Mayor’s Office of Emergency Management: Public Information Intern

City and County of Denver, Mayor’s Office of Emergency Management: Logistics Coordinator

City and County of Denver, Mayor’s Office of Emergency Management: Continuity & Critical Infrastructure Protection Coordinator

University of Colorado Boulder: Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP) Coordinator

University of Colorado Boulder: Exercise and Training Coordinator

Colorado State University: Emergency Management Assistant Coordinator

Weld County Office of Emergency Management: Emergency Management Coordinator

Frederick-Firestone Fire Protection District: Emergency Management Coordinator