AHA is releasing a cross-sector field guide on disaster and emergency preparedness in collaboration with national partners. The Convening Leaders for Emergency and Response (CLEAR) Field Guide for Emergency Preparedness provides a set of aligned priorities and actionable strategies that health care and public health can jointly implement to strengthen the nation’s emergency management systems. Download the guide

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