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: Wednesday, Mar 30, 2022 - Thursday, Mar 31, 2022, 8:00AM - 4:00PM

Johnson County EMA/Johnson County Emergency Communication Center

4529 Melrose Avenue Iowa City, IA 52246

Topic: G290 Basic PIO Training Opportunity

Instructor: Kelli Andresen, Communications Coordinator/Public Information Officer, Johnson County Board of Supervisors Office

Date/Time: March 30th & 31st 2022 0800 – 1600 (Tentative Time)

Location: Johnson County EMA/John County Emergency Communication Center

Audience: Service Area 5 Public Health.  *Open to all HCC partners.

  • Public Health Grant will reimburse up to 2 participants salary and travel per each County Agency.
  • If more than two public health participants, there time can be submitted as match. 
  • Other disciplines may reach out to other Grant Administrators for potential reimbursement.

Purpose:  Close identified gaps in improvement plan from COVID Vaccine POD AAR/IP  FY22  


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