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coalition activation level

HMCC staff continue to monitor and assist with COVID-19 response coordination amongst our partners, and are poised to increase the Coalition Activation Level in response to the pandemic. Please click below to access resource request procedures, fillable forms and the HMCC resource catalog.

Resource Request Process and Forms
COVID-19 State and Federal Links
To request assistance or provide information/situational awareness

call the Duty Officer at (413) 773-1502

with no request for assistance from the Duty Officer email

When and How to Use the HMCC Duty Officer
HMCC Response Coordination Plan Overview

The FRCOG serves as the sponsoring agency of a 94-town Western Massachusetts Health and Medical Coordinating Coalition (HMCC) funded by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The HMCC  coordinates public health and medical emergency preparedness in Region 1 (Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties).

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Here are shortcuts to some of our most requested resource documents. This is only an overview of the kinds of information that can be found on this site, and there are many more documents that cover planning, exercises, best practices, incident management, recovery, and other topics.

For a complete list of resource documents available on the HMCC website, choose whether you’d like to see them all on one page or organized by topic.


HSEEP-compliant formatted After Action Report / Improvement Plan Template

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ASPR TRACIE COVID-19 After Action Report Resources and Examples

This U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Technical…

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Spring 2022 Resource Brochure

The Emergency Preparedness Program (EPP) has a cache of resources, including personal protective equipment, to provide to our partners that…

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2021 405(d) Program in Review

Throughout 2021, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) 405(d) Program executed various strategic engagements and communication campaigns…

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Updated Joint Commission Workplace Violence Prevention Standards

Effective January 1, 2022, new and revised workplace violence prevention standards will apply to all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals and critical…

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Post-Incident Mental Health Resources in Western Massachusetts

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on health systems, and in particular, on the mental health and well-being…

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