Initial Response

  • What is the scope of the incident and the response?
  • How will it affect service delivery?
  • Where are the impacted communities?
  • What population is impacted?
  • What is the anticipated medical surge?
  • Determine communication means
  • Evaluate healthcare organization, staff and supplies
  • Healthcare facility status
  • Consider healthcare facility incident command status
  • Determine health department status
  • Identify who need to know
  • Identify resources to be deployed
  • Consider healthcare facility decompression initiatives
When: Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019, 9:00AM - 4:00PM

Johnson County Emergency Operations Center

Please register for this event:

This training will be held annually and will review the following:

Service Area 5A Website Access

Wireless Emergency Notification System (WENS)

Access Functional Needs Registry (5A)

Communication Grant Requirements

5A Alert Iowa

5A Information Sharing and Interoperable Communication Plan

EMResource Contact Updates, Requirements, Resource Management (Marty Smith)

Grant Deliverables for Public Health Communications

MCM/POD Communications

Tentative: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.