PHEP Connects Webinar Highlights California’s COVID-19 Responder Safety and Health Program.

August 11, 2021 @ 1:00 pm

This webinar will detail the experiences of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) while implementing a responder safety and health program to protect its staff during the COVID-19 response. CDPH presenters Armando Chevez, Danny Kwon, and Svetlana Smorodinsky will describe their approach for identifying responder safety and health gaps and implementing the Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance (ERHMS) framework into CDPH’s incident management structure. Presenters will also discuss coordinating across centers to improve responder safety protocols and lessons they learned in rostering, tracking, and monitoring deployed staff. Following is the participant information, which includes an updated web link and dial-in information.

Dial-In: (669) 254-5252 (Audio only),  Meeting ID: 1612411865, Passcode: 569595, Web Link: