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Emerging Infectious Disease Collaborative

The purpose of this Emerging Infectious Disease Collaborative is to guide the Region 5, Central Florida Disaster Medical Coalition in its ability to prepare for, respond to, and manage highly infectious patients that endanger the patients, visitors, staff, and family members of medical healthcare facilities within the region. This Collaborative represents a cross discipline regional effort with respect to preparedness for HCIDs that pose a significant public health threat to Region 5. The purpose of the collaborative is to assist Region 5 in containing an outbreak of disease caused by an infectious agent or biological toxin, or response to other HCID emergencies.

CFDMC Grant Funded Infection Control Consultant Program For Nursing Homes
Latest from the CDC
CFDMC Infectious Disease Surge Annex
Latest from The WHO 
Florida Suspicious Substance SOG
NETEC Healthcare Facility Special Pathogens Preparedness Checklist
FHA/Florida Department of Health’s “Ebola Healthcare Partner Call”
The below video is intended for Coalition members and we ask that all refrain from posting to any social media.
Managing Potential Laboratory Exposure to Ebola Virus by Using a Patient Biocontainment Care Unit
Personal Protection Explained!
Additional hospital resources include:
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