Reference Materials - VHA Office of Emergency Management
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Reference Materials


Guidance from Other Agencies and Organizations

  • National Incident Management System (NIMS)*  -  Standardized, comprehensive framework to help government offices, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), and the private sector to work together to manage emergencies
  • Strategic National Stockpile Coordination -  Department of Health and Human Services letter instructing Strategic National Stockpile Coordinators to include VA facilities in their strategic national stockpile distribution plans
  •  -  CDC conducts critical science and provides health information that protects our nation against expensive and dangerous health threats, and responds when these arise
  • ASPR TRACIE, Infectious Disease Topic Collection  -  ASPR TRACIE resources are relevant to planning for and responding to infectious disease emergencies