Planning & Response

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Ready Dot Gov - Utility Shut Off Guidelines Information on Shutting off Utilities during/after a disaster Information for Consumers, Recommendations & Guidance
Ready Dot Gov - Hazardous Materials Incidents Information on planning for and responding to Hazardous Materials Incidents Chemical Leak/Hazardous Materials
Ready Dot Gov - Extreme Heat Information on planning for and responding to Extreme Heat Extreme Heat/Heat Wave
Ready Dot Gov - Evacuation Guidelines Guidelines for Evacuation during a disaster Chemical Leak/Hazardous Materials, Evacuation Planning, Extreme Cold/Winter Storms, Extreme Heat/Heat Wave, Flooding, Information for Consumers, Power Outages, Recommendations & Guidance
Ready Dot Gov - Disaster Kit Information on building a kit for use in various disaster Information for Consumers
Ready Dot Gov - Blackouts Information on planning for and responding to Power Blackouts Power Outages
Ready Dot Gov - Floods Ready Dot Gov Website - Disaster Prep - Floods Flooding
Planning for Water Supply Interruptions: A guide for hospitals and healthcare facilities This information sheet highlights some of the impacts of a water interruption and poses questions to ask to help you prepare for an interruption. Recommendations & Guidance, Water Supply Interruption
Planning for Power Outages: A Guide for Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities Planning for Power Outages: A Guide for Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities. This information sheet highlights some of the impacts of a power outage and poses questions to ask to help you prepare for an outage. Additionally, it provides some information on existing resources that can help you develop and implement your preparedness strategy and establish better relationships with your local electric utility. Power Outages, Recommendations & Guidance
NOAA Weather Radio - All Hazards NOAA Weather Radio - All Hazards Extreme Cold/Winter Storms, Extreme Heat/Heat Wave, Weather-Related Services
National Weather Service - Extreme Heat NWS Information no preparing for and responding to extreme heat Extreme Heat/Heat Wave
Long Term Care Facility Outbreak Toolkit Long Term Care Facility Outbreak Toolkit Guidelines for Suspected Influenza Outbreaks in Nursing Homes/Long Term Care Facilities McGeer's Case Classification Worksheet Outbreak Report Form CDC Interim Guidance for Influenza Outbreak Management in Long-Term Care Facilities Line List for Acute Respiratory Illness in Long Term Care Facilities PDF Version Flu Sign for LTCF IDSA Seasonal Influenza Guidelines Guidelines for Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings Influenza, Recommendations & Guidance
Health Risk Assessment (HRA): Resource and Training Guide for Hazard Planning and Mitigation This guide was developed as a supplement to the Health Risk Assessment (HRA) County Reports. It is intended for health preparedness planning and training activities in West Virginia and was developed for use by local health departments and their partners. Events/Training, Hazard Vulnerability Assessment, Recommendations & Guidance
Guidelines for Suspected Influenza Outbreaks in Nursing Homes Long Term Care Facilities Guidelines for Suspected Influenza Outbreaks in Nursing Homes/Long Term Care Facilities Influenza, Recommendations & Guidance
Guidelines for Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings Guidelines for Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings MMWR October 25, 2002 / Vol. 51 / No. RR-16 Recommendations of the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee and the HICPAC/SHEA/APIC/IDSA Hand Hygiene Task Force Influenza, Recommendations & Guidance
Guidelines for Acute Respiratory Illness Outbreaks in Long-Term Care Facilities West Virginia guidance for acute respiratory illness in LTC setting: prior to outbreak, suspected outbreak, controling the spread of infection, and outbreak response. Influenza, Recommendations & Guidance
Flood Smart Website (Commercial Insurance) Flood Smart Website - Official Website of the National Flood Insurance Program (Commercial Insurance) Flooding
Flood Smart Website Flood Smart Website - Official Website of the National Flood Insurance Program Flooding
FirstEnergy Storm Center power outage map website WV First Energy Company website for power outage with maps Power Outages
Emergency Water Supply Planning Guide for Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities In order to maintain daily operations and patient care services, health care facilities need to develop an Recommendations & Guidance, Water Supply Interruption

WV Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

WV Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management