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, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
NACCHO would like to invite local health department staff to join us on Tuesday, September 27th, to hear from Robert Fenton, the White House National Monkeypox Response Coordinator, and Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, the White House National Monkeypox Response Deputy Coordinator. Mr. Fenton and Dr. Daskalakis will provide participants with a status update on the Monkeypox response as well as listen to your peers from affected jurisdictions speak on their experiences with the Monkeypox response. There will be an opportunity for Q&A and discussion towards the end of the session. If you are unable to attend, this session will be recorded, and a recording will be distributed. *Disclaimer: This listening session is intended for local health department staff ONLY. Please do not forward the invite outside of your health department. Press and media are not invited to this call.