A new resource from the Department of Health and Human Services’ Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response provides an overview of potential health and medical needs following a radiological or nuclear incident and resources available for planners. To access a recent ASPR webinar on health care challenges after radiological incidents, click here.

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