Get Ready: Hurricane Florence Targets East Coast
Posted by SEA Currents on September 10th, 2018
Posted in: Emergency Preparedness and Response
As the likelihood that Hurricane Florence will strike somewhere along the East Coast increases, residents are encouraged to make preparations ahead of a potential landfall. Our list of disaster information can help before and after a storm or other weather emergency.
We encourage you to visit the following pages from the NLM Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC). You can embed the content from both of these pages on your own Website by accessing the Health and Human Services (HHS) Content Syndication Storefront. When we update any of these pages, your pages will be automatically updated as well.
Federal Agency Resources
- Office of Assistant Secretary of Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Storms of 2018
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Disaster Distress Helpline
- Public Health Emergency (ASPR): 2018 Hurricane Preparedness
- Topic Collection: Utility Failures (e.g. blackouts, potable water) Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange (TRACIE), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
- HHS emPOWER Map 3.0 gives every public health official, emergency manager, hospital, first responder, electric company, and community member the power to discover the electricity-dependent Medicare population in their state, territory, county, and ZIP Code
- NOAA: 2018 Hurricane Tracker
Agencies and Organizations
Finally, visit the NNLM SEA Page of Disaster Information Resources for Alerts and Feeds, State and National Specific Resources, Multilingual and Evacuation Resources, and more!
Updates: September 13, 2018
Please visit the Public Health Emergency Page for more Emergency Declarations as they are made and information about Public Health Emergency Declarations.
Update September 16, 2018
Hotlines for dialysis patients from KCER: