Common PHEP Concerns

You may recognize many of these commonly-faced PHEP concerns. These may include, but are not limited to, the following.

 

Natural Disasters and Other Types of Emergencies

Tornadoes/Thunderstorms/Lightning/Extreme winds

Winter Storms/Extreme Cold

Extreme heat

Floods

Wildfire

Earthquakes

Active Shooter Threats

Cybersecurity 

Drought

Opioid crisis?

Hurricanes 

Long-term power outages

Hazardous material spills

Nuclear accidents

 
 

Communicable Disease Outbreaks

Anthrax

Botulism

Diptheria

Foodborne Outbreak

Waterborne Outbreak Hep A

Hantavirus

Mealses

MEningococcal disease

Infant Cholera

Pertussis

Rabies (human)

Ricin Toxin

Yellow Fever

Rubella

Smallpox

Tuberculosis

Plague

COVID-19 or other emerging respiratory diseases

Hempohilus influenzae (including epiglottitis)

Mpox

[Add Avian influenza]

pandemic influenza