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Board Meeting Minutes

May Meeting Minutes

April Meeting Minutes

March Meeting Minutes

February Meeting Minutes

January Meeting Minutes

December Meeting Minutes

August Meeting Minutes

Member Meeting Minutes

April Meeting Minutes

February Meeting Minutes

December Meeting Minutes

August Meeting Minutes

NWWIRTAC Resources

Fentanyl Safety Recommendations for First Responders

IAB First Responder PPE and Decontamination Recommendations for Fentanyl


2018 Regional Hazard Vulnerability Assessment

2018 Spring Regional Exercise After Action Report

After Action Review for Virtual Exercise November 6 & 7, 2017

CMS Emergency Preparedness Toolkits

Office of Preparedness and Emergency Health Care Contact List 1/2017

Wisconsin Zika Summary and Response Update 8_23_17

Helpful Websites

Wisconsin Department of Health

Wisconsin Emergency Management Training Portal

Wisconsin TRAIN

Wisconsin Emergency Assistance Volunteer Registry (WEAVR)

(PCA) Portal: WI Department of Health Services

WI Trac (EMResource)

TRACIE (Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Information Gateway)

Western Wisconsin Public Health Readiness Consortium (WWPHRC)

Project Proposals + Grant Funding

Per the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), we are focusing on the following four capabilities this year. All projects, exercises, and educational opportunities must relate to at least one of these capabilities.

  • Foundation for Healthcare and Medical Readiness
  • Healthcare and Medical Response Coordination
  • Continuity of Healthcare Service Delivery
  • Medical Surge

Projects completed or in progress this fiscal year include:

  • Scholarships for NWWIHERC members to attend regional conferences and training
  • 15 Pediatric Mass Casualty Kits to be distributed to EMS, Air Medical, and hospitals throughout the region
  • Multi Victim Trauma Bags-Available to borrow for your local music festival, community celebration or other large gatherings
  • WISCOM radio training and technical assistance for hospitals
  • A cache of tourniquets for every hospital and Community Health Clinic in the region
  • Support and Training for healthcare partners new to the CMS Emergency Preparedness Standard
  • Regional training on topics such as:
    Crisis Emergency Risk Communication
    Volunteer Receptions Centers
    ICS 101 for CMS Partners
    Family Assistance Center Training
    Public Information Officer Training
    Functional Assessment Support Team Training