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|Statement||[prepared] for the Municipal Operations Branch.|
|Series||EPA 430/9-74-014, EPA (Series) -- 430/9-74-014.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 77 p.|
|Number of Pages||77|
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The Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on Preparedness Resources and Programs is the summary of a workshop convened by the Institute of Medicine's Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events in November to discuss how changes to the health system as a result of the ACA might impact medical and public health. Last week, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act was signed into law to provide additional resources to help states address the effects of COVID The law eliminates patient cost sharing for COVID testing and related services in most forms of health coverage, it establishes an emergency paid leave program, extends sick leave benefits, and expands unemployment and . In emergency planning, the term readiness implies, that all members of an emergency response team have to be involved in a common alert system and should be ready to react either as first responders or as part of the command structure immediately and at all times. Usually, all staff members can be contacted on the basis of a h by: • Order a state-wide hazards assessment • Create a disaster trust fund • Participate in the Emergency Management Assistance Compact • Assess the level of state preparedness • Evaluate recovery and mitigation programs • Establish State Emergency Response Team • Establish incentive programsFile Size: KB.