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Is Twitter the New Telephone?

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A Seattle resident recently tweeted the local police department to make a records request, just one event in a string of public devotion to the platform.
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5 Reasons Why Emergency Operations Are Going Virtual

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Emergency managers from universities and city agencies say virtual emergency operations centers are the way of the future.
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Next -Generation Government Public CIO Special Report

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Next -Generation Government Public CIO Special Report

 

The Center for Digital Government

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An Evaluation of Select Seattle Emergency and Disaster Preparedness Education Programs and Their Effectiveness in Reaching Seattle's Vulnerable Populations

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An Evaluation of Select Seattle Emergency and Disaster Preparedness Education Programs and Their Effectiveness in Reaching Seattle's Vulnerable Populations

 

Rudolf Scott-Douglas Owens

 

2012

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Recommendations for Best Practices in the Management of Elderly Disaster Victims

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Recommendations for Best Practices in the Management of Elderly Disaster Victims 

 

Baylor College of Medicine

The American Medical Association

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Archives - Emergency Management and Preparedness - Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities Webinar Series

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ADA Webinars and Trainings
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Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health

A National Library of Medicine guide to disaster and public health preparedness literature and related information freely available on the Internet.
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Emergency Management: There's an App for That

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Emergency managers and the public now have easy access to information for most disaster scenarios.
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FEMA National Preparedness Coalition

Join the National Preparedness Community and learn how to prepare yourself and others for natural and man made disasters.
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Federal Response to Katrina, Silver Linings

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It was projected to hit somewhere between Gulf Shores, Ala. and Houston - a stretch of about 500 miles. We wanted to be as close to the impact as possible before landfall, or it would be too late t...
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HHS proposes emergency preparedness rule citing 'urgent' need for disaster plans at hospitals

HHS proposes emergency preparedness rule citing 'urgent' need for disaster plans at hospitals | Course Content | Scoop.it
HHS issued a proposal calling for 68,000 medical facilities to meet new emergency preparedness requirements, citing "urgent" need for disaster plans.
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Can an Algorithm Solve Twitter's Credibility Problem?

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Tweetcred is built on insights gained from massive databases of tweets. But improving crowdsourced news will require more than technology.
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NYC tests post-disaster housing in Downtown Brooklyn | Brooklyn Daily Eagle

NYC tests post-disaster housing in Downtown Brooklyn | Brooklyn Daily Eagle | Course Content | Scoop.it
New York City is testing an experimental post-disaster housing prototype in Downtown Brooklyn. If the test is successful, the modular housing could be installed in parking lots, on dead end streets, or on other paved land in neighborhoods hit by a disaster. The idea is to keep residents living as close to home as possible while they recover.
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Making the Move to Managing Your Own Personal Assistance Services (PAS)

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Making the Move to Managing Your Own Personal Assistance Services (PAS)

 

The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth HeiTech Services

 

2010

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Psychological First Aid Field Operations Guide

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Psychological First Aid Field Operations Guide

 

National Traumatic Stress Network

National Center for PTSD

 

2006

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How to Prepare for and Handle Power Outages for Medical Devices that Require Electricity

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How to Prepare for and Handle Power Outages for Medical Devices that Require Electricity 

 

US Department of Health and Human Services
FDA
Center for Devices and Radiological Health

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The Premier Manufacturer of Inflatable Workstations

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FAST Shelter is the Premier Manufacturer of Inflatable Workstations. From the home page you can navigate into one of our two main markets.
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Wireless Emergency Alerts Surprise Florida Residents

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Many cellphone owners in central Florida were surprised and wondering how the alert showed up on their phones.
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Social Media Analysis Aids in Washington Mudslide Response

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New tool searched Twitter for the word "missing" and relevant tweets were provided to emergency response officials.
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Apps for the Crisis Communicator's Virtual Toolbox

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Being a public information officer for an organization with a diverse array of nearly a dozen distinct missions made every day exciting. On any given day, I might be talking to the media and stakeh...
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