Resources for Mass General staff can be found at the Mass General Emergency Preparedness Apollo Site (internal access only). The resources below are available to the public.

Be Prepared

Mass General emergency preparedness training video

Preparing at Home

Advice for home emergency preparedness from


Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Massachusetts Office of Preparedness and Emergency Management


Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)

A division within the Massachusetts Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, the Center for Disaster Medicine (CDM) oversees all preparedness and emergency management efforts at Mass General.

For the hospital and our community, the Center works to continually improve and enhance the hospital’s readiness for disasters and emergency situations of all types through effective training and exercise efforts, critical review of internal and external events, and the ongoing development of innovative new research and response programs.