This document is intended to provide a checklist of potential issues for a facility to review after a disaster and is not to be construed as recommendations. It is intended to assist facilities in maintaining a safe environment of care. Facilities may choose to use all or part of this document when assessing their operations.
Recovery Checklist for Hospitals After a Disaster
September 27, 2017
Nursing Home Emergency Preparedness Opportunities
GNYHA reminds members of the following two important emergency preparedness opportunities. Emergency Preparedness Conference and Tabletop Exercise The New York City Health Care Coalition Annual Conference will be held on May 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and will feature a series of speakers addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. The keynoter will be Eric Toner,...
May 7, 2021
Emergency Management Resources and Reminders
With this bulletin, GNYHA is pleased to share resources and reminders that our membership may find helpful. Reminder: DOH Facility Evacuation Planning Application Submission for New York City Facilities Due March 31 As noted in a December 2020 “Dear Administrator Letter,” all hospitals, nursing homes, and adult care facilities in New York City are required...
March 16, 2021
Civil Unrest and Security Resources in Advance of Election Day
With Election Day one week away, some GNYHA members have expressed concerns about civil unrest on November 3 or the days that follow. In response, GNYHA is sharing several planning resources. Hospitals are also encouraged to contact their local police precinct or department to review safety and security plans. Information for New York City Facilities...
October 27, 2020