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Preparing for Disasters or Emergencies: Information You Can Use

Aug 01, 2019 / Open Access

These resources cover different aspects of disaster planning and management that can help you prepare for and get through an emergency.

The Role of the PT and PTA in Disaster Management

Apr 02, 2020 / PDF

Acknowledges that physical therapist services can be an important component to disaster preparedness, response, and recovery.

Important but Underused: PTs, PTAs, and Disaster Response

Oct 01, 2019 / Feature

PTs and PTAs have much to offer patients and health care teams before, during, and after disasters. Part of the challenge, however, is educating other providers about those benefits.

Exploring the HHS Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Information Gateway

Aug 01, 2019 / Article

Planning materials, templates, and help for providers in understanding their obligations under the CMS emergency preparedness regulations.

Disaster Relief: 5 Things Every Student Should Know

Jul 17, 2018 / Article

What you prepare for now, will only allow you to respond more compassionately and effectively in the future.