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1. A Reset for U.S. Natural Hazards Policy? Lessons from Harvey, Irma, and Maria

Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria subjected the United States and its sovereign territory to an unexpected and unwelcome stress test. This AMS Policy Program study is based, in part, on a workshop that occurred on November 15-16, 2017 and included pre-event online discussion of key topics.

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Tags: 2018, Extreme weather
2. Under the Weather

Vulnerabilities to hospitals and to healthcare continuity from severe weather events.

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Tags: 2010, Infrastructure, Healthcare, Extreme weather
3. Hurricane Preparation & Response

The policy changes needed to produce weather services, media communications, and emergency management decisions to optimize hurricane preparedness and response.

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Tags: 2000, National, Extreme weather
4. A Prescription for the 21st Century: Improving Resilience to High-Impact Weather for Healthcare Facilities and Services

A risk management framework to increase the resilience of healthcare facilities and services to high-impact weather events.
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Tags: 2014, Resilience, Extreme weather, Healthcare

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