Signs restricting visitor entry to a hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Emergency Management Redefined

(Feature Photo by Graham Ruttan on Unsplash) By: Andrew Owlett A New Way to Handle Multiple Incidents of Increased Complexity Typically woven into businesses and local, state, and federal government entities are emergency management teams that staff Emergency Operations Centers (EOCs). These teams can stand up their EOCs at a moment’s notice and employ a broad … Continue reading Emergency Management Redefined

Emergency Management Career Immersion: Developing our next generation of leaders for lifelong service

As we acknowledge the National Preparedness Month theme for the week of September 11-17 “Preparing Through Service,” I challenge educational leaders to elevate emergency management career awareness and exploration to a new and exciting level of career immersion. In its early years, the profession of emergency management was gifted with the talents of many retired … Continue reading Emergency Management Career Immersion: Developing our next generation of leaders for lifelong service