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  • HAN (Maine health Alert network)
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  • EM Resource (Statewide Hospital Status-test version)
  • Maine Responds(Maine Emergency Volunteer Registry Portal)
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To protect the health and lives of people in Maine by strengthening the ability of health care agencies and partner organizations in Southern Maine (our Regional Healthcare Coalition) to detect, contain manage and prepare for public health threats, emergencies and disasters.

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Disaster Behavioral Health: A Critical Response

Program Overview The training programs will be two days in length and will be held from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm each day. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend both days. Note: To be eligible for the Maine Disaster Behavioral Health Response Team participants must attend both days.
When: May 5-6
Were: Ramada Inn, Saco ME
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We talk about landslides in local HVA's. Yesterday was a reminder about how devastating they can be Oso, Washington. This is an aerial maps of the landslide area before it happened, from the NYT.


Vigilant Guard Exercise:

A Point of Dispensing (POD) was opened at the Topsham Fairgrounds in Topsham Maine as part of the Cities Readyness Initiative (CRI), part of the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) Federal Emergency Response. November 2013

Flu update for the US: week 9

flu map for us

Federal CDC Public Health Preparedness Report:


Southern Maine Regional Healthcare Coalition meetings: click

Save the date on these specialCoalition meetings:

4/10/2014 8:00 AM-12:00 PM Elks Club, Bath, ME Medical Center Table Top Exercise, Surge, Vulnerable Population Contact, Communications

5/8/2014 8:00 AM-12:00 PM Clarion Inn Portland, ME Long Term Care Table Top exercise Evacuation, Surge and Communication Exercise

6/12/2014 8:00 AM-12:00 PM Southern Maine Healthcare (SMHC) Biddeford Campus Alternate Care Site Table Top Exercise including SMHC, MRC and DBH

New SMRRC Training Site:

We are building a new SMRRC web training site using a new "Moodle" based software. We will be putting many classes on this online platform. These will include classes for EMS, Medical Reserve Corp and Medical staff. Please stay tuned for details on how to register and a list of courses. Here is the link so far:



Centers for Domestic Preparedness Courses and information for 2013

These multi day courses are free, including travel and food and are all courses relating to Healthcare. The facility is in Anniston Alabama

  1. Hospital Emergency Response Team (HERT) Training
  2. HERT Train the Trainer Courses
  3. HERT Training with Hazmat and exercises
  4. Healthcare Leadership Courses


New 2012 Emergency Response Guide in (PDF format). Link. This will soon be out in print format. It will also be available with WISER and other iphone apps. Right now it is a searchable Adobe pdf format and can be loaded onto smart phones, iPhones, iPads and laptops and Macbooks.

New: SMRRC Training Videos/DVD's (iPod Compatible!)

York County EMA LogoYork County EMA upcoming events:

Railroad Grade Crossing Collision Courses
May – RRT FEX (Tank truck) South Berwick
June – Facility FEX (Kennebunk Water)
TBD – EOC FEX (York County) Alfred
TBD – HAZMAT FEX (Piscataqua River Bridge) Kittery
TBD – Shelter FEX (TBD)
TBD – LEPC/Facility TTX (York Water)

CCEMA_LogoCumberland County Exercises and trainings: (Click) for Monthly newsletter with training scedule in it.
March – County Sheltering TTX (Regional)
March – MCI TTX (Lakes Regional)
April – Fire/school/hospital MCI FSE (Lakes Regional)
May – Jetport TTX (Portland)
May – County Sheltering FSE (Regional)
June – School Bus MCI FSE (Lakes Regional)

Lincoln County EMA:

Emergency Management & Incident Command System Training

COURSE: ICS 300 – Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
DATE: February 4th, 18th, & 25th, March 4th, 2014
TIME: 6:00 - 10:00 PM -- (Total = 16 hrs.)
LOCATION: Lincoln County EMA/911 Conference Room (lower level)
PREREQUISITES: ICS 100, 200, 700, & 800

COURSE: ICS 400 – Advanced ICS
DATE: March 11th, 18th, & 25th, 2014
TIME: 6:00 - 10:00 PM -- (Total = 12 hrs.)
LOCATION: Lincoln County EMA/911 Conference Room (lower level)
PREREQUISITES: ICS 100, 200, 300, 700, & 800

All training listed above will be held in the Lincoln County EMA/Communications Center To register: Call Kris at (207)-882-7559


April – LEPC/DST FSE (Facility TBD)
May – Dam EAP TTX (Lower Great brook) Damariscotta
June – Alternate Care Site TTX (Part of SMRRC Exercise)

Sagadahoc County EMA:

Dr Matt Sholls MD Slide Presentation on Mitigation, treatment, PPE, Social Distancing, Surge Prevention/Surge Response
Presented at the Freeport, Hilton Garden Inn, 10/7/09

Dr. Paul Biddinger's presentation from our July 8, 2008
"Local Partnerships in Emergency Preparedness: A Tabletop Exercise for Sagadahoc County & Neighboring Communities."

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