Alberta Health Services

Corporate Services - Emergency / Disaster Management


Description
Provides emergency planning and preparedness including coordinating emergency plans, contingencies for major events (e.g., natural disasters, disease outbreaks, mass casualties, labour disruption), and pandemic planning.

Coordinates the development, promotion, and maintenance of an emergency and disaster response program by:

  • assessing emergency and disaster response preparedness
  • identifying opportunities for mitigating risks associated with potential disasters/emergency situations
  • developing and/or coordinating the development of plan implementation strategies
  • developing training strategies for managers and staff in all service areas
  • leading the design, implementation, and reporting of disaster and emergency exercises
  • maintaining existing plans through reviews, updates, and revisions that reflect organizational and community growth and change
  • acting as a resource in the development of disaster recovery and business continuity planning
  • facilitating the development of working relationships and agreements with federal, provincial, municipal, and non-government agencies in the area of emergency management

Personal and family disaster resources are available from our webpage.

Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: See below, This service coordinates Alberta Health Service emergency/disaster response and does not interact directly with the public.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-342-0142
Email
emergencydisaster.management@albertahealthservices.ca
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 18, 2011
Address
14310 111 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB, T5M 3Z7

Across the street from Telus World of Science


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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM