This summer we have seen a rise in temperature across the globe. Japan, Europe and parts of the United States have all seen record-high temperatures. In the United States, the excessive heat has led to at least six deaths so far this summer.
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Poll Reveals Lack of Preparedness in The Face of Increasingly Frequent Disasters
Healthcare Ready today released a new national survey of 1,245 adults, which found that most Americans (54%) are aware they or their family could be impacted by a disaster in the next five years, yet more than half (51%) do not have an emergency plan in place.
Are you prepared for a disaster? You have water, bread, and canned goods, but what about your medications. The Rx on the Run personalized wallet card documents your prescriptions and other important medical information.
Healthcare Ready led its longest activation during the historic 2017 hurricane season, providing support to healthcare facilities, patients, and emergency managers throughout Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria.
August 16, 2019
Are You at Risk for Heat-Related Illness?
August 16, 2019 - This summer we have seen a rise in temperature across the globe. Japan, Europe and parts of the United States have all seen record-high temperatures. In the United States, (more)
August 1, 2019
Championing for the 2-1-1 Line and the Mighty NGOs Supporting Disaster Response
August 1, 2019 - Sitting right on the gulf coast of Alabama, the city of Mobile is prone to a variety of natural disasters like hurricanes and tornadoes. Devastating environmental hazards are a risk here too – consider the Deepwater Horizon oil spill that famously plagued the region in ...