Emergency Preparedness Packet for Home Health Agencies
NAHC has prepared the necessary forms for developing a disaster plan for your agency.
Alliance National Emergency Preparedness Manual
The Foundation for Home Health has partnered with RBC Limited to develop a comprehensive Emergency Preparedness Manual for Home Health Agencies.
How to Don & Doff Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Table Top Disaster Drill
In June of 2015, the Home Care Alliance hosted a table-top drill designed to help agencies review their existing disaster plans, identify needs, gain skills, and familiarize players with roles, functions, and plans.
HHS emPOWER Map
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently developed a disaster preparedness tool HHS emPOWER MAP to help communities prepare for and respond to the needs of individuals who rely on electrically powered medical and assistive equipment in their homes. The tool is a Geographic Information System that integrates patient data with severe weather tracking.
Infectious Disease/Contagion Containment
- How to Don & Doff Protective Equipment
- Ebola Screening Techniques
- How Diseases Are Transmitted and What To Do About Them
- Hand-washing Competency Orientation
- Hospice House Infection Control Scenarios