Delaware County Healthcare Coalition

 

Mission:  The Delaware County Healthcare Coalition will promote regional emergency response coordination through cooperative planning, training, and exercising to jointly respond to man-made or natural emergencies.

Purpose: The Delaware County Healthcare Coalition (CHC) is a multi-agency, multi-disciplinary group of entities and individuals working together to promote, consolidate and collaborate in a unified response to emergencies affecting county healthcare organizations.

The Delaware County Healthcare Coalition endeavors to develop and promote county emergency preparedness and response capabilities of the county by:

  • Strengthening medical surge capacity and capabilities
  • Building relationship and partnerships
  • Promoting situation awareness among county healthcare coalition members
  • Facilitating communication, infomration and resource sharing
  • Maximizing movement and utilization of existing resources
  • Assisting emergency management and Emergency Support Function (ESF) #8 partners
  • Coordinating training, drills and exercises

Meeting information:

Bi-annually

Contact:
Travis Irvan