Region 7 Healthcare Coalition
Mission: Planning for surge capacity and capability for region-wide resource management in large scale emergencies.
Region 7 includes Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Kittitas and Okanogan Counties.
Coalition Members are comprised of representatives from Hospitals, Health Districts, Community Health Centers, Colville Confederated Tribes, Emergency Management, American Red Cross, Behavioral Health Centers, Dialysis Centers, North Central Educational Service District, and the Regional EMS Council.
Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of:
September, October, November, January, March, April, May and June
Optional meeting date in February, if needed.
Wenatchee Valley Sleep Center Conference Room
1000 N. Miller St., Wenatchee
*Unless otherwise advised*
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Ray Eickmeyer, Lake Chelan Community Hospital / Lake Chelan Valley EMS
Offerings for various preparedness trainings are sent via email, as received.
If you are not currently on the email distribution list and would like to be included, please contact: Diane Olshavsky
For information on current, specific CDP programs: https://cdp.dhs.gov/training/program/
Direct link to HICS, Fifth Edition, 2014:
The Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention offer the following guidance on Ebola Virus Disease: https://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/
The CDC is providing Ebola guidance for EMS Agencies. Click on the link below:
“Guidance on Personal Protective Equipment To Be Used by Healthcare Workers During Management of Patients with Ebola Virus Disease in U.S. Hospitals, Including Procedures for Putting On (Donning) and Removing (Doffing)”.