Healthcare News & Insights

Grants boost disaster planning, improve public health

While preparing for natural disasters and health threats may not be a top priority for you right now, it’s a big one for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

CDC releases guide to prepare for the zombie apocalypse

No, really. They did. 

Emergency planning: Many hospitals fall short

One-third — or more — of hospitals have glaring gaps in their emergency response plans.

OIG: Less than half of states ready for the pandemic — is yours?

Perhaps you can never be 100% prepared for a massive health emergency. But a new OIG report indicates that many states and localities are falling well short of the mark in getting ready for a potential flu pandemic.