Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)

ASPR Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange (TRACIE)

ASPR Hospital Preparedness Program

ASPR Public Health Emergencies


Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) Emergency Preparedness Final Rule

Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH)

Chicago Public Private Partnership Portal (CP3)

City of Chicago Warming Centers 2018

Cook County Medical Examiner

Emergency Preparedness and Response for Health Professionals

Illinois Department of Public Health

Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA)

Exercise and Training

Emergency Preparedness and Response Training Resources for Clinicians

FEMA ICS Resource Training Center (ICS and NIMS)

Illinois TRAIN (I-TRAIN)

Hazard Vulnerability Assessment

CHSCPR HVA Tool (NEW HVA tool coming in May 2019!)

CHSCPR HVA Aggregate Results (2017)

CHSCPR HVA Aggregate Results Detailed (2017)

Information Sharing





ASPR TRACIE Cybersecurity Topic Collection

ASPR TRACIE Healthcare Cybersecurity Best Practices

FDA Fact Sheet – Medical Device Cybersecurity

FDA Reporting of Serious Problems-Medical Devices (including cybersecurity)

FDA Safety Communication: Cybersecurity for Medical Devices and Hospital Networks

HHS Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices for Health Industry (12/28/2018)


Ransomware Hotline

US-CERT National Cyber Awareness System

Request an unauthenticated scan of your public IP addresses from DHS. For more information contact

Notification Systems

Chicago Health Alert Network (HAN)

SIREN – State of Illinois Rapid Emergency Notification System


Illinois Emergency Medical Services for Children
Program Update (January 2020)

NYC Pediatric Disaster Healthcare Preparedness Toolkit for Hospitals (March 2019)

Illinois EMSC Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Guidelines for Hospitals, Third Edition (Updated December 2018)

Pediatric Disaster Preparedness and Response Topical Collection (American Academy of Pediatrics)

Medical Surge

Active Shooter Recovery Guide (DHS) (Updated August 2017)

American Red Cross Patient Connection Program

Bringing Calm to Chaos (December 2, 2015, terrorist shooting incident)

Hospital Surge and Immediate Bed Availability (ASPR TRACIE) (Updated 11/9/2016)

IDPH Disaster Response Bags (Updated 2015)

Behavioral Health

Recovering From A Disaster: Common Behaviors, Feelings and Thoughts (1/24/2019)

Disaster Mental Health Guide (Updated 2/25/2016)

Psychological First Aid Online Training

Responder Safety and Health


Memo 3M Breathe Easy Hoods and 3M Air Mates


Volunteer Management

Chicago Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Brochure (4/16/2019)

Illinois Helps Brochure (4/16/2019)

Illinois Helps (ESAR-VHP)

In the Event of Real Emergency or Disaster Events, Contact CDPH PHEOC.
P: 312-742-7921