Regional Hospital Council

Mid-South Emergency Preparedness Coalition

The Mid-South Emergency Preparedness Coalition representative for bioterrorism emergency response preparation at the Shelby County Regional level by establishing a close liaison with regional hospital administrators and directors for coordinating terrorism and other emergency preparedness and response activities.
 
Assists each hospital in maintaining effective disaster preparedness and response plans by reviewing and collaborating in updating them to ensure that they are in line with state and regional emergency plans. Assists hospitals in the allocation of essential emergency pharmaceuticals and medical supplies during a disaster. Assists in planning, conducting, and evaluating hospital terrorism preparedness and response exercises.