Keeping Kids Safe, School Safety & Security Event Planned for Oct. 21,2014
The Office of Homeland Security (OHS) has partnered with the Lackawanna County District Attorney and the northeastern regional Intermediate Units to host a free Keeping Kids Safe, School Safety & Security event on October 21, 2014 at the Hilton Scranton & Convention Center in Scranton, Pa. School administrators, teachers, guidance counselors and local first responders are welcome to attend this seminar which will include presentations from the Pennsylvania State Police, FBI, U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Center for Safe Schools and expert panelists to discuss the Student Assistance Program. For registration information please contact OHS at 717-346-4461.
Ebola Information: Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) for Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Virus Disease in the United States
Background Information: In view of the recent announcement of an Ebola case identified in Texas, the CDC is sending the following previously developed and distributed guidance and checklist, which is located on the CDC website. These documents were updated on the evening of October 1st.
For more information on Ebola, please visit this page.