ISC selected to develop and implement Illinois Region VIII Health Care Coalitions High Consequence Disease Plan (HCID) Annex
ISC assisted the Region VIII Health Care Coalition in the development of the Region Medical Disaster Plan. This year ISC is working with the coalition membership to develop and implement the High Consequence Infectious Disease annex to this plan.
These plans and annexes assist Region VIII to ensure the viability of healthcare services during emergencies. The Region VIII HCCPR has four primary jurisdictional partners: State of Illinois, Cook County, DuPage County, and Will County, Illinois. Additionally, the coalition has four Emergency Medical Services Resource Hospitals, twenty Hospitals, and and five Local Health Departments serving a population in excess of 2 million residents.