Stay Informed During a County Emergency

Prepare your Home for the Unexpected

Bioterrorism

Agents and

Diseases

Review categories, symptoms, treatments and prevention, FAQ and more 

Tips for Preparing Survival Kits

Objectives and Duties of the All-Hazards Division

CONTACT 

ALL-HAZARDS:

Tim

Thomas

PREPARE YOUR HOME

FOR THE UNEXPECTED

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TIPS FOR PREPARING

SURVIVAL KITS

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OBJECTIVES & DUTIES

of the All-Hazards Division

MCHD All-Hazards Preparedness Division prepares and maintains county response plans in the event of a biological emergency and disease outbreaks. MCHD continually coordinates with other agencies to support and ensure a unified response.

Specific Duties:


Develop and update many different emergency preparedness plans for use by healthcare and emergency response agencies.

Work with Healthcare Coalition partners to exercise various agency response plans. Partners include: Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Short Term/Long Term Care Services.

Conduct meetings with Healthcare Coalition partners to maintain inter-agency communication and training

Serve as Liaison with Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH)

Constantly develop and update Emergency Operations Plans and yearly Training and Exercise Plans that have to be exercised and submitted to ISDH

Serve as Liaison with CDC

Annually audited by CDC and ISDH

Frequently attends meetings with various community groups

Serve as Madison County’s Supervisor for county hazmat team. Responds in and emergency status with county hazmat team to serious CBRNE (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosive), as well as mass fatality incidents.

Serve as Madison County’s Supervisors for county’s 2 decontamination teams

Serve as Safety and Procurement Officer for county Active Assailant Team

 

CONTACT

206 East 9th Street,  St. #200, Anderson, IN 46016

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday-Friday: 8am to 4pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

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