Track 4: Enhancing Public Health, Healthcare, and Emergency Management Systems
Kristen Finne, BA
Director, HHS emPOWER Program/Senior Program Analyst
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response/Emergency Management and Medical Operations
PULSE — the Patient Unified Lookup System for Emergencies — is a nationwide health IT disaster response platform that authorizes disaster healthcare volunteers, including first responders, to access vital patient health information. This session features a PULSE demonstration, will, share tools and resources, and outline how states and localities can leverage PULSE in their communities.