Article Out Loud - COVID-19 – Emergency Plans and Readiness Exercises

By RICK CHRIST, An Article Out Loud from the Domestic Preparedness, October 04, 2023.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, plans’ failures had little to do with the genomic sequence of the virus and more about what these plans were not: familiar, equitable and inclusive, interconnected and scalable, clear and actionable, and resilient.

Narrated by Madison Leeves.

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Rick Christ

Rick Christ advises emergency management agencies and healthcare preparedness organizations worldwide on training and exercises. He has been designated a Master Exercise Practitioner and a Professional Continuity Practitioner by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency. He designs, delivers, and evaluates exercises for state and local governments. He is a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and an apostle for continuous improvement. Christ is a senior consultant with Crisis Prevention and Response, Inc.



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