The MA Department of Public Health (MDPH) has recently released the COVID-19 Community Impact Survey (CCIS) located here: www.mass.gov/COVIDsurvey. MDPH is particularly interested in gathering responses from communities who have been impacted the most, including: people of color, immigrants, individuals who are LGBTQ+, people with disabilities, essential workers, people experiencing housing instability, older adults, […]
Responder Health and Safety is a vital component of a successful incident response. COVID-19 has strained all aspects of our healthcare system including the most valuable asset, healthcare employees. Providing care to others during the COVID-19 pandemic can lead to stress, anxiety, fear and other strong emotions. How you cope with these emotions can affect […]
Governor Baker has proclaimed September as Emergency #Preparedness Month in MA. Find the official press release and copy of the proclamation here. During the month of September we will be posting resources to help the region prepare for emergencies at work and at home. Check back in for tips on how to be prepared!