Healthcare Ready is a non-profit supported by both public and private sector partners that works to ensure patient access to healthcare, including medicines, during times of disaster.
Healthcare Ready has activated its virtual Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to support healthcare and public health response operations to Hurricane Harvey.
If you would like to request assistance from Healthcare Ready email us at Alerts@HealthcareReady.org or call (866-247-2694).
Specific assistance includes:
Healthcare Ready Situation Reports: Thursday 8/24| Friday 8/25 | Saturday 8/26 | Sunday 8/27 | Monday 8/28 | Tuesday 8/29 | Wednesday 8/30 | Thursday 8/31 | Friday 9/1 | Saturday 9/2 | Sunday 9/3
Partner Situation Reports (SitReps)
County Level Emergency Contact Information
Open Pharmacies and Shelters
Healthcare Sector Information
Dialysis and Diabetes Resources
Telehealth - Free Services
Declaration of a Public Health Emergency
HHS has declared a public health emergency and the CMS 1135 waiver program is available.
Pharmacy Dispensing: Emergency Dispensing information (State of Texas)
Transportation & Access and Re-entry
Access and Re-Entry
Access and re-entry is governed at the county level in Texas. Guidance on re-entry procedures will be shared here at it becomes available.
At this time, for those organizations needing assistance in facilitating access into impacted Texas counties to provide life sustaining commodities to shelter/ hospital/critical locations, please send the following information to R6firstname.lastname@example.org:
Law enforcement must have all information being requested in order to work your access. Please note that this is a temporary solution to facilitate access for life saving and life sustaining transports
For the latest information on Texas road closures/status, please visit: https://drivetexas.org/#/7/32.340/-99.500?future=false
Key Partner Resources
Support Healthcare Ready Response to Harvey
Healthcare Ready is a non-profit organization that operates on the generous donations of our partners and members. If you would like to support us please send checks to:
950 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20004