SNOPAC 911 Communications Center on Watch

SNOPAC 911 Communications Center on Watch; Deploys Real-Time Situational Awareness Monitoring System To ensure that police, fire and emergency medical services in Snohomish County have their...

High Anxiety: National Security Events Take Collaboration, Planning

The Democratic and Republican National Conventions are two of the United States’ most important and highest stakes gatherings. As thousands of elected officials, delegates, and media representatives descended on the respective host cities, public health and safety officials from the local, state, and federal levels worked with FirstWatch to prepare for threats—manmade or natural—that could disrupt the events.

Crunching the Numbers

(Best Practices Magazine, April 2010) In Sedgwick County, KS, data collection leads to increased efficiency and better patient care.  

Pandemic Flu and 9-1-1

(Emergency Number Professional Magazine, Jan/Feb 2008)As a vital link to the public, and to the local public safety entities, 9-1-1 centers will play a...