Emergency Management Resources

Emergency Preparedness and Recovery Resources for Health Centers

Health centers play a critical role in providing continuity of care to support communities during disaster and after natural or manmade emergencies that affect the United States or its territories. Emergencies also affect health centers. This resource will provide information on:

  • Change in Scope of Project to Add Temporary Site(s)
  • 340B Drug Program
  • Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Health Center Policy Manual
  • The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

CDC Bioterrorism

CDC Mortality and Morbidity Weekly Report (MMWR)

HRSA Emergency Management PIN (final version)

HRSA FTCA in Emergencies PIN (final version)

Medical Reserve Corps (MRC)

National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)

Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC)


Small Business Administration

American Red Cross

Ready.gov > Plan ahead for disasters:

  • Severe weather
  • Flooding
  • Extreme Heat
  • Tornadoes
  • Thunderstorms and Lightning
  • Power Outages
  • Make and Practice Your Plan
  • Financial Preparedness
  • Active Shooter
  • Get Involved- FEMA’s citizen responder program
  • Be informed

Build A Kit- A disaster supplies kit is a collection of basic items your  household may need in the event of an emergency.

National Flood Insurance Program > Homeowners and renters insurance does not typically cover flood damage

Red Cross Safe and Well > Register yourself as “Safe and Well” or search for loved ones online

Texas Division of Emergency Management

Texas Emergency Management online

Emergency Management Public Information & Education

Direct Relief