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A Groundbreaking Mobile App for Communicating During Emergencies

A Groundbreaking Mobile App for Communicating During Emergencies posted on May 5

The DPH Office of Preparedness and Emergency Management (OPEM) is pleased to announce the release of Show Me for Emergencies, an innovative, interactive mobile app that will enhance communication between public health and emergency management personnel and individuals with communication challenges across a variety of emergency   …Continue Reading A Groundbreaking Mobile App for Communicating During Emergencies

Together We’re Ready: Get Vaccinated – Fight the Flu posted on Sep 24

September means back to school, football, and foliage. But it also means time for your annual flu shot. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises that yearly flu vaccination should begin in September or as soon as vaccine is available, and continue throughout the   …Continue Reading Together We’re Ready: Get Vaccinated – Fight the Flu

Juntos, estamos listos: Consideraciones para las personas con necesidades de acceso y funcionales posted on Sep 18

El Departamento de Salud Pública de Massachusetts está comprometido con el enfoque de “toda la comunidad” para la gestión de emergencias, que fue iniciada por la Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA) en 2011, cuando FEMA reconoció la necesidad de un esfuerzo colectivo   …Continue Reading Juntos, estamos listos: Consideraciones para las personas con necesidades de acceso y funcionales

Together We’re Ready: Considerations for Individuals with Access and Functional Needs posted on Sep 16

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is committed to the “Whole Community” approach to emergency management which was initiated by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in 2011, when FEMA recognized the need for a collective effort on the part of the private sector, community   …Continue Reading Together We’re Ready: Considerations for Individuals with Access and Functional Needs

Juntos, estamos listos: Participé – ¡Únase a la preparación¡ posted on Sep 11

Este 11 de septiembre se conmemora el 12 º aniversario de los ataques terroristas en Nueva York, Washington DC, y en la zona aérea de Pennsylvania. También marca el quinto año en que el Día Nacional de Servicio y Memoria ha honrado a aquellos que   …Continue Reading Juntos, estamos listos: Participé – ¡Únase a la preparación¡

Together We’re Ready: Get Involved – Join the Response posted on Sep 9

This September 11th marks the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York, Washington DC, and in the air over Pennsylvania. It also marks the fifth year that a National Day of Service and Remembrance has honored the lives of those who were injured   …Continue Reading Together We’re Ready: Get Involved – Join the Response

Juntos, estamos listos: Preparación individual y familiar posted on Sep 6

Estar preparado toma más esfuerzo que una simple acción, es el resultado de muchas acciones colectivas que llevan a la preparación. Al igual que en otras ocasiones cuando “deberíamos hacer las cosas”, muchos de nosotros optamos por no hacer nada en absoluto con la excusa   …Continue Reading Juntos, estamos listos: Preparación individual y familiar

Together We’re Ready: Individual and Family Preparedness posted on Sep 4

Being prepared takes more than any one single action; it’s the result of many collective actions that lead to preparedness. Similar to other ‘I should do things,’ when facing a demanding task many of us choose to do nothing at all with an excuse that   …Continue Reading Together We’re Ready: Individual and Family Preparedness