As the recent events have proven, your community may someday face disaster, whether it is a natural calamity, pandemic flu, or terrorism. Are you prepared? Are you familiar with the education needed, the laws and ethics of disaster response, the pre-planning and logistics? There are ways you can prepare NOW to help when it’s needed. Start by checking the information that the Amereican Nurses Association (ANA) has assembled for nurses.
See the ANA Disaster Preparedness and Response page.