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.