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, Oct 12, 2022 - Friday, Oct 14, 2022, (All day)

DMACC | Ankeny FFA Enrichment Center

1055 SW Prairie Trail Pkwy., Ankeny, Iowa 50023

We continue to strive in bringing new topics for our whole community partners. This year's Emergency Support Functions (ESF's) we will be focusing on are: ESF 10-HazMat, ESF 11-Ag & Natural Resources, ESF 12- Energy, ESF 14-Business & Infrastructure and RSF Economic, to include real world events. Our conference provides an opportunity for emergency management coordinators, homeland security professionals, state agencies, elected officials, non-profit organizations, along with our public and private sector partners, to learn from each other in this ever-evolving field. Look forward to seeing you soon. 


*SPECIAL NOTE: This year you will be able to pay for your conference registration(s) online.  After completing the registration process, you will have the option to pay via e-check or credit card using a secure URL.