Emergency Preparedness and Response (CDC)
CDC maintains a clinician's registry to provide you real-time information to help you prepare for and respond to terrorism and emergency situations. As a participant, you will receive regular updates on terrorism and emergency response issues targeted to clinicians. To participate, please go to www.bt.cdc.gov, click on "Clinician Registry for E-mail Updates on Terrorism and Emergency Response" under featured links, and follow the instructions for entering your e-mail address. You will not be asked to enter your name or other personal information.
Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) and the EMAC Environmental Health Assistance Project
Disasters and Emergencies - HHS
HHS/Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
SNAPS: Snap Shots of State Population Data-CDC
National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH)
National Incident Management System (NIMS)
The National Incident Management System (NIMS) establishes standardized incident management processes, protocols, and procedures that all responders – federal, state, tribal and local – will use to coordinate and conduct response actions.
National Disaster Medical System (NDMS)
The National Disaster Medical System (NDMS) is a section within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Preparedness and Response, under Emergency Support Function #8 (ESF #8), Health and Medical Care, and is responsible for supporting Federal agencies in the management and coordination of the Federal medical response to major emergencies and Federally declared disasters.