Emergency Management Policy

Applicable to: The policy applies to all Health Service Providers.

Description: The Emergency Management Policy sets the minimum standards to ensure that a clear, consistent and comprehensive approach to emergency management is undertaken across the WA health system. This policy requires that Health Service Providers have arrangements in place to respond appropriately in an Emergency.  This policy supersedes MP 0073/17 Emergency Management Policy, IC 0170/13 Training Requirements for Hospital Response Teams and Emergency Management Personnel and OD 0595/15 Business Continuity Management. 

Supporting Information

Code Black Bravo – Active Shooter template
WA Health System Emergency Management Arrangements
State Health Emergency Response Plan
Infectious Disease Emergency Management Plan
Business Continuity Plan Guidelines
State Emergency Management Plan

Date of effect: 29 October 2021

Policy Framework

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