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: Friday, Feb 28, 2020, (All day)

Chevy Chase Country Club
1000 N. Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL60090

Disaster Ready Solutions found Subject Matter Experts to discuss an integrated response among public safety agencies, school administration, hospital staff, private security companies, religious leadership, NGOs and municipal managers. This conference included an overview of response efforts and Lessons Learned from recent Mass Casualty Incidents.

  • Aurora Police Deputy Chief Keefe Jackson discusses Above & Beyond the Tactics during the Henry Pratt Shooting Incident
  • Waukegan Fire Chief George Bridges and 911 Dispatcher Rebecca Kumar discuss the Silicone Plant Explosion and the cascading events that followed
  • Joplin Police Chief Matthew Stewart discusses priorities during the area-wide disaster of an EF-5 tornado
  • Chicago Mercy Hospital Emergency Department Director Patrick Connor and Director of Public Safety Jonathan Arnburg discuss the expanding scope of an Active Threat Incident within hospital walls

Check-in starts at 7am
Opening Remarks at 8am

Early Bird Special $50/ticket until Jan 10th.
General Admission is $75 after Jan 10th.