Health Care Emergency Preparedness Update

Nancy Leveillie

The U.S Department of Health and Human Services just sent out their August edition of The Express. It contains pertinent information related to hurricane emergencies, pre- and post- events and fact sheets, new tools and resources. In addition, there is new information on Ebola and CMS’ Guidance to Surveyors in the Advanced Copy of CMS Interpretive Guidance along with the CMS’ Surveyor Tool for emergency preparation.  CMS is providing a new webinar on September 14, 2017 entitled: New Resources to Help Improve Health Care Coalition Preparedness and NYSHFA/NYSCAL will be holding its annual Emergency Preparation statewide conference on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 in Albany. Click here for more information to register.


Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x20