Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Submitted Practices

Ready in 3 for individuals on dialysis

Missouri developed preparedness plans for people with end-stage renal disease who will need dialysis during an emergency.

Alternate Care Sites

Part of Missouri's strategy for countering surge during a pandemic includes using Mass Casualty Incident Trailers as alternate care sites. The unique approach relies on recruiting hospitals to host the trailers and maintain essential resources for their communities. The supply manifests are detailed and concrete checklists that represent thorough operational planning.

Pandemic flu guide encourages family preparedness via a simple message

Missouri created all-hazards, interactive preparedness tools in Spanish and Bosnian.

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