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Healthcare Ready is at ALERT status for the 2019 Hurricane Season.

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.


October 16, 2019
Press Release
FEMA Appoints Nicolette Louissaint to National Advisory Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 15, 2019) – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced on October 14, 2019 that Acting Administrator Pete Gaynor appointed 15 members to FEMA’s National Advisory Council (NAC). Among the appointees is Healthcare Ready’s Executive Director, Nicolette Louissaint, Ph.D., who will serve as the Public Health Representative for the next ter...

October 10, 2019
The Critical Role of Pharmaceutical Distributors During Natural Disasters

October 10, 2019 - Natural disasters – like hurricanes, heavy floods, tornadoes and extreme fires – can happen anywhere, and at any time. These weather events often last only a few minutes, hours or days, but their deep impact on a community and its public health can be felt for weeks, months or years. As most people consider a storm’s destruction and aftermath, the...


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