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Emergency Preparedness

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Ensuring Safety and Well-Being

Emergency preparedness is an essential aspect of ensuring the safety and well-being of individuals during times of crisis. For nursing homes and communities, the importance of emergency preparedness cannot be overstated. These settings house some of the most vulnerable populations, including older adults and those with underlying health conditions, making it crucial to have plans in place to respond to emergencies effectively. This web page aims to provide information and resources to help nursing homes and communities develop comprehensive emergency plans, understand the risks of emergencies, and implement strategies to protect the people they serve.