Rave Alert Webinar: Hospital Critical Communication and Response During a Disaster


The problems Stony Brook Hospital faced were not minor:

  • Power was interrupted for 22 hrs
  • Regional power and cellular networks were down – unable to contact key hospital personnel and partners
  • Internet was down and redundant/failover network inaccessible
  • Travel restricted
  • Increase in ER activity

In this 30-minute webinar, Lawrence M. Zacarese, Assistant Chief of Police and Director of the Office of Emergency Management at Stony Brook University shares how Stony Brook Hospital successfully weathered Superstorm Sandy.

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