Archive for November 2017

Board of Governors Member and Program Manager Attending National Healtcare Coalition Conference

Vice-Chair William Klag III (far right) and Region 3 Program Manager James Richardson (back row) are in San Diego, California attending the National Healthcare Coalition Conference. This three day conference brings together all disciplines to participate in over 50 break out sessions and interacting with colleagues from around the country. Massachusetts DPH HMCC Liaison Kerry […]

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Region 3B Coalition Meeting and Agenda

The Greater Lawrence Public Health Coalition will be meeting on December 7, 2017 from 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Andover Town Hall. Click the link for the meeting agenda and to view the minutes of the previous meeting. Region 3B Coalition Meeting 12-07-17 3B Meeting Minutes 11-2-17  

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“NEWS FROM WASHINGTON”

Click the link below to view the newsletter from the National Association of City and County Health Officials. https://www.magnetmail.net/actions/email_web_version.cfm?ep=QSxUZa9CALI0i4ZYijzG4uK_gKG3AaBhAldiAg8iyE3iHdm_WhR4TzVZHEzZrB_prFyfGxw22j4Z3w-knuC2uOEOtz8AAQ4EQcbn8mELGlKuSP8AA1YulatFSHqF3l-4

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HEALTH SECTOR EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS COURSE FOR THE HEALTH SECTOR

This FREE, 8-hour course, provided by the FEMA Center for Domestic Preparedness, assists healthcare providers and suppliers in achieving the four core emergency preparedness elements outlined in the September 2016 CMS Emergency Preparedness Requirements for Medicare and Medicaid Participating Providers and Suppliers Rule fully effective as of November 15, 2017. As this is a federal […]

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“NORTHEAST EMS HOSTS ANNUAL MEETING AND AWARD NIGHT”

Region 3 Northeast EMS (NEEMS) hosted their annual business meeting and awards ceremony on 11-16-17 at the Haverhill Country Club. As a regional discipline NEEMS and the affiliated Emergency Medical Services Agencies within HMCC Region 3 support the HMCC by donating countless hours to committee and Board of Governor work in addition to their daily […]

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“FREE CLASS OFFERING WITH NURSING CEU’S”

How to Perform Respiratory Fit Testing Overview: This course will prepare students to perform respiratory fit tests according to OSHA requirements CFR 24.1910.134. Students will also learn about the administrative requirements of fit testing, types of testing equipment, set-up and calibration of equipment and how to interpret results in order to properly fit respirators. Date: […]

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Public Health Preparedness Workforce Development for Local Health Departments

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), has developed the following program. “Roadmap to Ready which is a training and mentoring program designed to help new preparedness coordinators at local health departments navigate the complex landscape of public health preparedness. The goal of the program is to provide participants with the knowledge, skills, […]

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FREE TRAINING WITH NURSING CEU’S 14.4 CONTACT HOURS

  “Module I: All Hazard Awareness for Healthcare Personnel and Module II- Healthcare Personal Protective Equipment”  TARGET AUDIENCE: Healthcare professionals including community health centers, long-term care facilities, hospitals and emergency management professionals Course Description: This course will prepare instructors to deliver Module I: All Hazard Awareness for Healthcare Personnel and Module II- Healthcare Personal Protective […]

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Massachusetts Hurricane Recovery Resources for Evacuees

The Commonwealth has coordinated efforts across the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), the Executive Office of Health and Human Services, the Executive Office of Education, the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development, the Executive Office for Administration and Finance, and other secretariats and agencies to support […]

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