Healthcare providers can now employ a powerful new tool in their efforts to protect patients, staff members and visitors from potential natural and man-made disasters.Read More
Readiness Associates, a Portland-based consulting business that focuses on helping organizations better prepare for and recover from natural and man-made disasters, announced that it is forming strategic partnerships with a pair of organizations.Read More
In her Sept. 12 presentation at a healthcare conference in Stateline, Nevada, the national field operations director of Readiness Associates cited some eye-opening statistics about trends in workplace violence.Read More
Anyone passing by the Fort Belvoir Community Hospital must have wondered what was happening. Aircraft circled the facility, and emergency vehicles were everywhere. It certainly looked like a real-world emergency was underway.
Fortunately, that was not the case this time.Read More
Over a period of a few days in late May 2018, a pair of deadly natural disasters served as powerful reminders that healthcare organizations must take emergency preparedness much more seriously.Read More
Since 1980, 203 weather and climate disasters in the U.S. have resulted in $1.1 trillion in total damage costs. You know the old saying: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.Read More