This presentation recommends a strike emergency plan in the event of a potential union strike. It includes a strike management plan, command center and communications overview, and potential security issues.
Recommended Strike Emergency Plan
June 1, 2015
New TJC Emergency Management Standards Go into Effect July 1
The Joint Commission’s (TJC) new Emergency Management (EM) standards will go into effect this Friday (July 1) for all TJC-accredited hospitals and critical access hospitals. For these health care facilities, TJC has revised and re-templated the entire EM chapter. Hospitals and health systems are encouraged to coordinate internally and review the resources below as they...
June 29, 2022
GE Contrast Media Shortage and Conservation Strategies
GNYHA has learned of a temporary shortage of GE Healthcare’s iodinated contrast media—specifically, all concentrations and formulations of its Omnipaque™ (iohexol) products that are manufactured in a single facility in Shanghai, China (Shanghai is currently under COVID-19 lockdown). While the facility has reopened and ramped up production, GE anticipates an 80% reduction in supplies for...
May 4, 2022
DOH Requests Updates to Facility Leadership Roles in the Health Commerce System by May 4
The New York State Department of Health (DOH) shared a “Dear Chief Executive Officer/Administrator” letter (attached), which outlines required changes/updates that your facility’s Health Commerce System (HCS)/Health Provider Network (HPN) Coordinator needs to make for specific leadership roles in the HCS Communications Directory. Updates should be completed by May 4, 2022. Please contact Matt Wiley...
April 20, 2022