BERT Updates

(.pdf files)
Issue 21, September 2007
  • Creating a Symphony to Encourage Individual Preparedness
  • Four State Conference Offers Learning Opportunity
  • Additional Monies to Help Prepare for Pandemic
  • Comments Invited on New FEMA Document
Issue 20, July 2007
  • New Trailer Available to Assist with Emergency Response in Region
  • Regional Joint Information System Tested During Flooding
  • Tips for Working with Interpreters
Issue 19, May 2007
  • Masks and Respirators Recommended by CDC
  • Regional Exercise Tests Epidemiology and Public Information Response
  • New Just-in-Time Training DVD Tested
Issue 18, December 2006
  • Dr. Julie Gerberding Visits Springfield
  • Planning Themes Emerge In Pandemic Tabletop Exercises
  • Regional Public Information Messages Must Be Consistent
  • BERT's SNS Dispensing Toolkit Regognized Nationally
Issue 17, October 2006
  • New Bioterrorism Grant Leads to Personnel Shuffle
  • Pandemic Flu Monies Provide for Equipment and Exercises
  • Local Bioterrorism Planner Published
  • Special Needs Planning
Issue 16, March 2006
  • Statewide Pandemic Influenza Planning to Receive Funding
  • Region D SNS Exercise Looms Near
  • Emergency Preparedness Tool for People Who are Deaf
  • New Staff Joins Bioterrorism/Emergency Response Team
Issue 15, February 2006
  • Avian Influenza Planning Surges Ahead
  • Four Corners Conference Strengthens Response
  • Emergency Risk Communication Exercise Tests Four-state Response
Issue 14, December 2005
  • International Focus on Influenza
  • Tabletop Exercises Addresses Pandemic Flu Response Plans
  • Local Flu Clinics Test Public Health SNS Distribution Plan
  • Education Will Help Physicians Diagnose BT-related Illness
  • Communities Receive NIMS Training
Issue 13, September 2005
Issue 12, July 2005
Issue 11, May 2005
Issue 10, November 2004
Issue 9, September 2004
Issue 8, May 2004
Issue 7, December 2003
Issue 6, September 2003
Issue 5, July 2003
Issue 4, May 2003
Issue 3, March 2003
Issue 2, February 2003
Issue 1, January 2003



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