UPCOMING CHAPTER MEETINGS

Tuesday, September 3

Metro Foothills Healthcare Coalition Chapter Meeting

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

Tuesday, August 27 *CLOSED meeting*

North Central Region Healthcare Coalition Governance Board Meeting

1:00pm – 4:00pm

Location: Trailhead Institute
1385 S. Colorado Blvd, Suite A622, Denver, CO 80222

Friday, September 27

Boulder HAMR Healthcare Coalition Chapter Meeting

7:00am – 10:00am
Boulder Community Health
Tebo Building – Brane/Shane Conference Rooms (basement)
4747 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303

Tuesday, October 8

Tri-County Healthcare Coalition Chapter Meeting

9:30am – 12:30pm

Location: TBD

UPCOMING HEALTHCARE COALITION EVENTS

NCR Oxygen Management in Disasters Workgroup

The North Central Region Healthcare Coalition is bringing together key partners to address a critical gap in the healthcare and medical system related to oxygen supplies during a disaster.

The NCR HCC is creating a multi-disciplinary group of regional partners to address this gap at all levels, and to provide the region with recommendations and resources aimed at mitigating the impact(s) that disasters can have on the access to, and supply of, oxygen across the healthcare continuum and throughout the community.

Please see flyer for additional information, including how to join. The deadline to join the workgroup is September 15, 2019.

NCR Oxygen Management in Disasters Workgroup Flyer

Colorado State Access and Functional Needs Conference for Emergency Management

Colorado State Access and Functional Needs Conference for Emergency Management

EAST Areas of Colorado – November 5, 2019
WEST Areas of Colorado – November 7, 2019

8:00am-5:30pm
EAST Areas of Colorado: Colorado Springs, CO Hotel Elegante
WEST Areas of Colorado: Montrose, CO Montrose County Fairgrounds

Goals of the forum is to gather the following:
1. Practical Strategies for planning with Access and Functional Needs
2. Access and Functional Needs information sharing
3. Access and Functional Needs Inclusive Training and Exercise Strategies
4. Access and Functional Needs resource sharing and networking

Registration Information will be Available Mid-August 2019.

Access and Functional Needs Conference Save the Date Flyer

Denver Healthcare Facility Emergency Planning Workshop

Denver Healthcare Facility Emergency Planning Workshop

September 5, 2019
8:30am – 12:30pm
Denver Post Auditorium
101 West Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80202

The workshop is a forum to discuss emergency planning and address Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) emergency preparedness rule requirements.

Intended for anyone subject to the CMS emergency preparedness rule.

Denver Healthcare Facility Emergency Planning Workshop Flyer and Registration Information

ADDITIONAL TRAINING AND EXERCISE OPPORTUNITIES

August 13-14: FEMA Regional Cyber Workshop Series: Region VIII

August 28 – 30: 2019 Public Health in the Rockies

September 5-6: Medical Countermeasures: Point of Dispensing (POD), Planning, and Response

September 10 – 11: 2019 Region VIII Infrastructure Resilience Conference

September 17: What is a Soft Target? Workshop

September 18-20: Colorado Hospital Association 2019 Annual Meeting

October 4-3: Community Healthcare Planning and Response to Disasters (MGT 409)

October 8Crisis Communications Workshop

October 12 – 13: Large Animal Rescue Operations (LARO)

RECORDED WEBINARS

National Association of County & City Health Officials: Cultural Competence in Preparedness Planning

Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR): Pediatric Issues in Disasters

ASPR: Healthcare Challenges after Radiological Incidents

ASPR: Healthcare Response to a No-Notice Incident: Las Vegas 

ASPR: Healthcare System Readiness for Highly Pathogenic Infectious Diseases

ASPR: EMS & Infectious Diseases: Challenges & Resources for Provider Protection

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Public Health Radiological/Nuclear Preparedness Webinar

CMS Emergency Preparedness Webinars (free): see All Clear Emergency Management website for details

Open request for Training: First Responder/Emergency Planner Trainings – Access and Functional Needs

Dates through 2019-2020 – American Red Cross – Community Active Threat Trainings

Dates through 2019 – Patriot VE Team: Amateur Radio Training & Testing

Dates through 2019 – Emergency Preparedness Tabletop Exercise (TTX) Workshops: see MoodyWorks32 Emergency Preparedness Consulting website for details

Dates through 2019 – CMS Emergency Preparedness Webinars (free): see All Clear Emergency Management website for details

JOB POSTINGS

City of Aurora: Public Safety Communications Center Director

City and County of Denver: Operations Coordinator – Limited – Office of Emergency Management

SCL Health: Patient and Associate Safety Program Manager

Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management: Grants Specialist III

Adams County Office of Emergency Management: Emergency Management Coordinator

Denver Health: Epidemiologist

GET INVOLVED