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Section 8 – Management of Emergencies/Disaster Preparedness

Section 8 – Management of Emergencies/Disaster Preparedness

General Information

Washington State Department of Health

National, State and Local Resources

Centers for Disease Control (CDC):


Washington Military Department – Emergency Management Division:

Emergency Planning, U.S. Department of Education Office of Safe and Healthy Students with FEMA:

First Aid, CPR and AED

American Heart Association:

  • CPR & Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) – includes new ECC guidelines, online healthcare provider renewal course, search tool to find a class near you
  • Medical Emergency Response Plan for Schools – Public health initiative developed by multiple organizations to help schools prepare to manage life threatening emergencies. Jump to the section on School Medical Emergency Response Plan by selecting it in the ‘Jump to’ box.

American Red Cross

OSPI – Health and Fitness Education

General Information

Helping Students Cope with Disasters and Trauma