The MARO Region HEPC recognizes both the need and support for local planning efforts within the region. The HEPC continues to build on previous planning efforts in the Sub-Regional Planning Areas. The Sub-Regional Planning Areas are comprised of representatives of individual hospitals and healthcare facilities and other ESF 8 partners as appropriate.
Support healthcare emergency preparedness activities
Incorporate public healh emergency response activities
Integrate regional component into current NYS emergency response paradigm for multi-agency coordination
Offer specialized training to healthcare facilities and support exercise implementation in the region