Last week, the American Public Health Association (APHA) held their annual meeting and exposition in Atlanta, Georgia. This year, Healthcare Rea... (more)
WASHINGTON, DC, October 11, 2017 - Healthcare Ready today announced the appointment of Bruce Altevogt, PhD, as board chair. Altevogt brings decades of expertise and involvement in health policy and healthcare preparedness and response.
“Dr. Altevogt's extensive experience and work in both preparedness and broader health policy offers an invaluable perspective to our organization... (more)
WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 8, 2017) —– As residents of Florida and the Southeast face one of the most powerful hurricanes ever recorded in the Atlantic, Healthcare Ready, a non-profit organization meeting urgent health needs of people struck by disaster, are strongly encouraging urges those in the storm’s path to prepare for t... (more)
The devastation wreaked by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico brought the island's major pharmaceuticals sector to a screeching halt, as drug companies... (more)
The calls started coming in the days after Hurricane Sandy. Flooded dialysis centers had shuttered across New York and New Jersey. Some patients an... (more)
Now that hurricanes Harvey and Irma have subsided, cities in Texas and Florida are grappling with public health emergencies in the form of a toxic ... (more)