WE ARE CURRENTLY ENGAGED FOR THE RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUS (RSV), THE MONKEYPOX OUTBREAK, AND THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC. WE ARE CURRENTLY ALERT FOR THE WILDFIRE SEASON AND TROPICAL STORM NICOLE.

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Healthcare Ready is monitoring impacts for the pediatric surge in respiratory illnesses caused by viruses, especially Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV). Our focus is to ensure resources are available in sufficient quantities so that the most vulnerable communities are appropriately prioritized and making sure scarce or limited resources are adequately reaching the communities that need it most.

Healthcare Ready is marking 15 years of helping all communities prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural disasters and disease outbreaks. All month long, we’re highlighting the partnerships that drive our work to strengthen our healthcare supply chain and address health inequities in communities throughout the nation.

Healthcare Ready’s Hurricane Map shows important information about healthcare facilities in impacted areas. This tool is updated regularly.

Healthcare Ready’s Poxvirus Map shows important information about the current monkeypox virus outbreak in the US. The map consists of three different views: JYNNEOS Vaccine Distribution, Reported Cases, and Emergency Declarations. This tool is updated regularly.

It is a privilege to be appointed as the new executive director of Healthcare Ready, an organization whose work I’ve had the pleasure of working alongside for years. I am inspired by the commitment and talent of the Healthcare Ready team past and present.

Healthcare Ready’s 2021 virtual Annual Report highlights our work to bring together public and private sector partners to strengthen the nation’s disaster response efforts. In this year’s annual report, you’ll find video stories from our team that highlight how we’ve dealt with the twin challenges of responding to 27 natural disasters and simultaneously supporting communities disproportionately affected by COVID-19.

Healthcare Ready has launched a new resource that illustrates the overlapping community vulnerabilities between chronic conditions, healthcare infrastructure, natural hazards, and population demographics to facilitate an entirely new understanding of risk.

This toolkit is designed to help those with trusted voices – including radio hosts, faith leaders, and others – to share accurate information about COVID-19 vaccines and COVID-19 to fight misinformation and vaccine hesitancy.

VaxxChats are a video series of conversations between health experts and community leaders that can help you better navigate the flood of information and media related to the vaccine and promote the exchange of information and questions among healthcare providers and community leaders.