Get Ready to Shake Out!

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:17 a.m. on October 17* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills! You can join them today by registering for the 2019 Great Central U.S. ShakeOut. Participating is a great way for your...

September is National Preparedness Month

Prepared Not Scared! National Preparedness Month, is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster and emergency planning now and throughout the year. The 2019 theme is “Prepared, Not...

The Power of Preparedness!

Brush up on Emergency Preparedness during the month of September with information from the CDC https://www.cdc.gov/phpr/npm/npm2018.htm   Every September, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) along with 3,000 global, national, regional, and local...

Are You and Your Team Ready for a Pediatric Medical Emergency?

A child who won’t wake up. An infant screaming in pain. An overturned school bus. Are you and your team ready? Pediatric medical emergencies can happen at any time. When they do, the children of our community are counting on your team to be prepared to help them. As...

September is National Preparedness Month

Although the Knox/East Tennessee Healthcare Coalition is in the preparedness business all year, we thought that celebrating National Preparedness Month would be a great opportunity for us to remind everyone to take some time this month and make sure all of your...