Online Resources for ESRD Emergency Preparedness / Disaster Management

Preparedness Websites

American Kidney Fund

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Federal Emergency Management Agency

Kidney Community Emergency Response Coalition (The American Red Cross)
Basic disaster preparedness information

Protecting Your Home and Health: A Disaster Preparedness Guide
General and specific disaster preparedness information, including floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, heat waves, wildfires, thunderstorms, and blizzards

Health & Human Services (HHS) Assistant Secretary of Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange (TRACIE) - created to meet the information and technical assistance needs of regional ASPR staff, health care coalitions, health care entities, health care providers, emergency managers, public health practitioners, and others working in disaster medicine, health care system preparedness, and public health emergency preparedness

Preparedness Publications

Preparing for Emergencies: A Guide for People on Dialysis ~ A Dialysis Patient Guide [PDF]

Updated 9/7/17