Conference Attracts 100+ Trauma Data Management Professionals
May 16, 2018
Special feature from the organizers of the 2018 Trauma Data Professionals: The Driving Force of Data Management conference

Resource Links

Disaster Planning and Emergency Preparedness

  • Advancing Emergency Preparedness for Culturally Diverse Communities:  Serves as a central clearinghouse of resources and information to facilitate communication, networking and collaboration to improve preparedness, build resilience and eliminate disparities for culturally diverse communities across all phases of an emergency.
  • American Red Cross:  Emergency response organization offering neutral humanitarian care to the victims of war, and aiding victims of devastating natural disasters. Also offers compassionate services in community services that help the needy; support and comfort for military members and their families; the collection, processing and distribution of lifesaving blood and blood products; educational programs that promote health and safety; and international relief and development programs.
  • Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT): Educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. 
  • Prepare Ohio:  Emergency preparedness for Ohio hospitals and health care systems.
  • FEMA: Official website of Department of Homeland Security.
  • CDC: Provides information on floods and what should be done to be prepared in the event of a flood.
  • Health Information Translations: Provides education resources in multiple languages for health care professionals and others to use in their communities. Resources are easy to read and culturally appropriate.


Public Health

  • Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality:  Improving the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans.
  • Columbus Public Health: The mission is to protect health and improve the lives in our community. 
  • Franklin County Public Health: The mission is to improve the health of our communities by preventing disease, promoting healthy living and protecting against public health threats through education, policies, programs and partnerships.
  • Ohio Injury Prevention Partnership (OIPP): A statewide group of professionals representing a broad range of agencies and organizations concerned with building Ohio's capacity to address the prevention of injury. 

Emergency Medical Services