Community resilience depends upon a strong healthcare system.
This is doubly true during times of disaster.
Healthcare Ready (formerly Rx Response) helps to strengthen healthcare supply chains through collaboration with public health and private sectors by addressing pressing issues before, during, and after disasters. As the convener of industry and government, we safeguard patient health by providing solutions to critical problems. And, we provide best practices for healthcare preparedness and response.
Building the resiliency of our communities supports health and creates economic strength so that if disaster strikes quality of life returns to normal as fast as possible. Working together we ensure that we are stronger than the next disaster.
Healthcare Ready leverages unique relationships with government, nonprofit and medical supply chains to build and enhance the resiliency of communities before, during and after disasters.Click here to learn more about Healthcare Ready’s history
Our pillars reflect Healthcare Ready’s guiding principles and areas of work. Guided by our mission to build and enhance the resiliency of communities’ healthcare systems before, during and after natural disasters, infectious disease outbreaks, and man-made events, Healthcare Ready’s pillars were selected to reflect the lifecycle of preparedness. The three R’s of Healthcare Ready are:
Our core values detail what we stand for. They are the essential tenets that guide Healthcare Ready’s decision-making. Our values are:
BlogLegislating Preparedness: Reauthorizing a Critical Law to Protect America from 21st Century Health Threats
- August 9, 2018
In The NewsInterview with International Hospitals and Healthcare Review
- August 1, 2018
In The NewsFEMA's unpreparedness hurt providers in 2017 hurricane season
- July 16, 2018
In The NewsIn times of disaster, patients expect government to step up to meet their needs
- July 9, 2018