Hytropy Disaster Management
Patrick Hardy is CEO of Hytropy.com, one of the leading disaster management companies in healthcare. A Certified Emergency Manager®, Certified Risk Manager® he has extensive experience working with facilities from coast-to-coast in the public, private and non-profit sectors in disaster management from micro-businesses to Fortune 500 companies.
Mr. Hardy has worked in EMS first response, and has been a long-time volunteer to the American Red Cross, working in sheltering and the Emergency Operations Center as a Site Director at the Louisiana State EOC. He has been cross trained and certified in HAZMAT, Emergency Communications, Homeland Security Policy, and Terrorism.
In the summer of 2012, he became the first small business owner ever to be selected as the National Private Sector Representative to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), spending three months in Washington D.C.
He has also been a visiting disaster instructor to the National EMS Academy, and wrote the chapters on disaster preparedness, terrorism, and weapons of mass destruction for the new Advanced Emergency Medical Technician Textbook for use in the US National Curriculum.