Initial Response

  • What is the scope of the incident and the response?
  • How will it affect service delivery?
  • Where are the impacted communities?
  • What population is impacted?
  • What is the anticipated medical surge?
  • Determine communication means
  • Evaluate healthcare organization, staff and supplies
  • Healthcare facility status
  • Consider healthcare facility incident command status
  • Determine health department status
  • Identify who need to know
  • Identify resources to be deployed
  • Consider healthcare facility decompression initiatives
When: Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Register: Iowa National Guard Joint Forces Headquarters State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) 6100 NW 78th Ave Johnston, IA 50131
The BMAP FRESE Briefing for first responders including: police, fire, emergency medical services and emergency management professionals who may be tasked with or assigned to respond to calls for service. Calls for service may include explosives, bomb-making materials (BMM) and/or homemade explosives. 1) Enter through the main entrance on the east side of the facility near the flags. 2) A government issued photo ID is required. 3) Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to allow enough time to go through security prior to the start of the briefing. 4) Lodging and mileage reimbursements are not authorized. 5) Meals are on your own.