How you can help with the flood response
The U.S. Coast Guard is asking for your help to keep residents and businesses safe in Houston.
Here’s what you need to know.
What are the requirements to help the flood recovery effort?
The Coast Guard needs your help and will be providing the following:A trained emergency response team will be available to assist with flood recovery activities from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The Coast Guard also will be coordinating with other government agencies and private contractors to assist in coordinating assistance.
The Coast Guards National Hurricane Center has more information about flood response.
The coast guard is also working to make sure that communities in areas affected by the flood don’t become flooded.
The flood response team includes a Coast Guard crew member, a medical coordinator, a field medic and a field engineer.
The crew member will be responsible for coordinating any and all support, including water, sewage and emergency management.
They will also be responsible with coordinating any medical, supplies, food and other supplies needed by residents and those in shelters.
The field medic will be the primary resource for treating victims and will provide first aid to anyone who is injured, sickened or otherwise needs assistance.
The field medic is responsible for monitoring and collecting all information needed by responders and the public.
The first responder will be in charge of administering any medical care for victims and for providing any first aid and medical care to other victims of the storm.
The emergency medical response team, which will include the Coast Guard, will include a Coast Guards medical specialist, a licensed primary care physician, a certified nurse-midwife and a certified physician assistant, the Coast Guards first response center.
The primary care doctor will also assist the team with all first aid protocols, including administering first aid.
The licensed physician assistant will assist in the selection of appropriate first aid equipment and supplies for the team.
The trained medical response personnel will provide medical care and medical supplies to any victims or those in shelter, as well as provide first-aid training for any first responders who are involved in the storm response.
The trained medical responders will also coordinate first aid at the scene of an incident with the first responders.
The experienced team member will also monitor and collect information regarding the health of any victims and the location of any shelters and/or other vulnerable people.
The team member also will work closely with the primary care physicians, nurse- midwives, physician assistants, physician assistant physicians and other medical personnel.
The qualified field medic or field medic trained in the use of first aid will be ready to perform any necessary medical or first aid procedures, including, but not limited to, chest compressions, defibrillation, defecation, blood transfusions, oxygen and/ or other first aid measures.
The medical response officer will coordinate the medical and first aid activities of the team members.
The nurse-medic will provide initial care and care management for any emergency situations, including any patient who is critically ill or injured.
The nurse-merc will also provide basic first aid training and other necessary first aid supplies, and will also have access to any necessary supplies.
The certified nurse/midwife will perform a range of clinical and therapeutic first aid operations.
The Certified Nurse/Midwife will also work closely and independently with the medical response members to support their mission.
The certified nurse will be able to perform all procedures related to first aid, such as administering first- and second-aid measures, providing first aid in emergency situations and administering first aids in medical situations.
The experienced field medic, field medic certified in the care of injured individuals and the qualified medical response technician will work in close cooperation with the Coast Engineers National Response Coordination Team.
The National Response Coordinator will coordinate with the National Disaster Response Coordinating Center.
The response team members are trained in first aid techniques, first aid technique demonstrations, first- aid techniques and CPR procedures, as applicable.
The response team member is responsible with administering first and second aid, as required.
The initial contact will be with the patient, with the field medic assisting and assisting the patient with initial care.
The team member and his or her immediate family members, who are not in shelter but are expected to be in shelters, will be contacted at the earliest opportunity by phone or by email.
The first contact with the team member’s family members will occur in the first 24 hours following the initial contact.
In the event of a large emergency, the medical responders will be working from a location close to the storm, including those on the ground in shelters or who are able to move quickly and safely to safety.
If an incident occurs near a structure, the first response team is authorized to deploy a medical team.
The medical response teams are not allowed to go into a building.
If a structure is impacted by a hurricane, the response team should also be able go into the structure.
If a structure has structural damage, including a roof collapse or structural damage to a power line, the rescue and response team can use a