Customize Materials. You will need to customize materials with information about your agency or location, and real-time details about the emergency situation.
Work with your PIO. Always work with your assigned public information staff on communication issues.
Not required. Use of these materials is not required. They were developed as resources to help in public health emergency planning and response. Always consult your agency's emergency plans and policies, and follow appropriate Incident Command System procedures.
Questions? We will continue to add resources to this site as they are developed. Please direct questions regarding this site or emergency communication resources to DOH.Information@doh.wa.gov.
These sample templates, checklists and fact sheets are designed to give you a head start in an emergency. You will need to customize these materials with information about your agency and details about the crisis.
These are samples only and you are not required to use them. Please follow your agency's emergency procedures and coordinate with your assigned public information staff.
- Hemorrhagic fever
- Nerve gas
- Pandemic influenza
- Pneumonic plague