Preparedness Information and Guides to Planning
Public Health Emergency Guide - What every family need to know to be prepared.
Family Communication Plan - Staying in contact with family and loved ones during a disaster is critical. This is a simple outline to help you prepare.
Emergency Disinfecting– This document provides information on how to disinfect drinking water if it is contaminated.
Flood Safety - During and after a flood, there are a few things to remember that can protect you and your family.
Pandemic Flu Preparation Pandemic Flu Household Toolkit – This provides basic Information on what household members can do to prevent influenza and how to care for someone who is ill. This tool kit was provided by Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services in Maryland
Take The Lead --Pandemic Flu Planning Guide- Information from the Health and Human Services pandemic preparedness campaign designed to help faith-based, business, health and civic organizations help prepare their communities for pandemic flu.
Related Websites: www.medicalreservecorps.gov - Dedicated to establishing teams of local volunteer medical and public health professionals to contribute their skills and expertise throughout the year as well as during times of community need.
www.utahmrc.org – links to Medical Reserve Corps units in your local area
www.ready.gov – Prepare. Plan. Stay informed.
www.bt.cdc.gov - This site is intended to increase the nation's ability to prepare for and respond to public health emergencies
http://homelandsecurity.utah.gov/public/utahhazards/ - Utah can experience a variety of disasters. This site provides information about how to protect yourself from disasters.
www.redcross.org – The American Red Cross will provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.
http://health.utah.gov/bt/ - Utah Department of Health - What if Utah were the target of bioterrorism? Do you have a plan should the unthinkable happen? Is Utah prepared?
www.pandemicflu.gov - One-stop access to U.S. Government avian and pandemic flu information.