Community Involvement

CHUG has been very active in emergency preparedness within the community.  Here are just a few committees and other groups where CHUG is involved:

Current Participation

  • Illinois Firefighter Peer Support Team


Past Participation

  • Chicago Healthcare System Coalition for Preparedness and Response

  • Cook County Department of Public Health/ Chicago Department of Public Health, Special Needs Advisory Panel (SNAP)

  • CMAP 2040- Special Needs Population- Subject Matter Experts

  • Illinois Bioterrorism Task Force- Special Needs Population Sub Committee

  • Mass Care/ Mass Sheltering Human Services Initiative Executive Committee

  • Cook County Department of Public Health- SNS First Responder Task Force

  • Cook County Department of Public Health- SNS First Responder Crisis Action Team

  • Cook County Emergency Management Agency Regional Coordination System Planning Team

  • The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired Emergency Preparedness Committee

  • Park Ridge Healthy Community Partnership

  • Lutheran General Hospital Emergency Planning Committee

  • Joint Community Resource and Response Team

  • Private Providers Emergency Response System (PPERS)

  • Maine Township Regional Medical Reserve Corp

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