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Disaster Apps and Mobile Web Pages

Disaster Medicine Tools

WISER application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
  • Download for Blackberry
  • Launch in browser
WISER (Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders) assists first responders in Hazmat incidents, with features including substance identification support, containment and suppression advice, and medical treatment information.
REMM application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
  • Download for Blackberry
REMM (Radiation Emergency Medical Management) provides guidance about clinical diagnosis and treatment of radiation injuries during radiological and nuclear emergencies.
ERG 2012 application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
2012 Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) from the PHMSA (U.S. Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration) provides first responders with a go-to resource to help deal with hazmat accidents during the critical first 30 minutes.
MedlinePlus application icon
  • Launch in browser
The MedlinePlus mobile enhanced Web page provides access to consumer-oriented health information on disaster topics in English and Spanish.
PubMed application icon
  • Launch in browser
PubMed Mobile provides access to more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
LactMed application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
LactMed provides access information about maternal and infant drug levels and possible effects of vaccines and radiologic agents on lactation and on breastfed infants.
BioAgent Facts application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
BioAgent Facts provides facts about pathogens that could cause serious disease resulting from a natural epidemic or use as a biological weapon.
Clinicians' Biosecurity Resource application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
Clinicians' Biosecurity Resource provides clinicians with detailed information and recommended treatments for the most dangerous potential bioweapons.
mTBI Pocket Guide application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
mTBI (Tramautic Brain Injury) Pocket Guide provides access to clinical guidelines for assessing and treating service members and Veterans who have sustained a mild TBI.
First Aid by American Red Cross application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
First Aid by American Red Cross provides free lifesaving first aid instruction and disaster preparedness information including videos, interactive quizzes and simple step-by-step advice.
Pocket First Aid & CPR application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Pocket First Aid & CPR provides quick, concise and clear first aid and CPR instructions from a user’s smartphone. This app costs $1.99.
Hands-Only™ CPR application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
  • Download for Palm Pre
Hands-Only™ CPR provides quick instructions for CPR without mouth-to-mouth breaths.
Med Field Ops application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
Mobile Medical Unit Field Operations Guide was developed for the Northern New England Metropolitan Response System but is applicable to other response teams such as MRC, CERT, DMAT and others. The app contains access to packing lists, deployment guidelines, treatment reference, and more.

Psychological Health Tools

SAMHSA Disaster App application icon
  • Download for Android
This app will connect behavioral health responders to evidenced-based behavioral health resources for use in the field. Users can access pre-loaded resources when Internet connectivity is limited, locate nearby treatment facilities, search for key materials and share information with colleagues and survivors.
PFA Mobile application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
PFA Mobile from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, National Center for PTSD, in partnership with The National Child Traumatic Stress Network, the DoD's National Center for Telehealth & Technology (T2), and the VA's Patient Care Services, assists responders who provide psychological first aid as part of an organized response effort. The materials are adapted from the Psychological First Aid Field Operations Guide .
PTSD Coach application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
PTSD Coach provides users with information about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including educational resources, information about professional care, a self-assessment tool, opportunities to find support, and tools to help manage the stresses of daily life with PTSD.
Provider Resilience application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Provider Resilience gives frontline providers tools to keep themselves productive and emotionally healthy as they help service members, veterans, and their families. The app also features stress-busting and compassion satisfaction-building tools.
Responder Self Care application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
This mobile app aids those deployed to emergency response events in maintaining their own physical, emotional, and social wellbeing.

Other Disaster-Related Resources

ReUnite application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
ReUnite provides ability to upload missing and found person information for family reunification during and after disasters. It provides structured information to the National Library of Medicine's People Locator service.
TOXNET application icon
  • Launch in browser
TOXNET from the National Library of Medicine is an easy to use, mobile-optimized Web interface covering toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health and related areas.
Health Hotlines application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
Health Hotlines provides access to directory of health organizations with toll-free telephone numbers.
Centers for Disesase Control (CDC) application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Launch in browser
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) app and mobile web page provide health and safety information related to emergencies and disasters.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) application icon
  • Launch in browser
Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) mobile enhanced web page identifies nearby industrial facilities and toxic chemical releases as reported through the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) Program. (Select the "learn about your environment" tab)
FEMA application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
  • Download for Blackberry
  • Launch in browser
FEMA app and mobile enhanced web page provide government disaster response information.
Earthquake - American Red Cross application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Earthquake - American Red Cross app provides step-by-step instructions on what to do before/during/after an earthquake. It also includes an "I'm Safe" feature to notify family and friends that you are okay.
Hurricane - American Red Cross application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Hurricane by American Red Cross app provides access to local and real time information on what to do before, during and after hurricanes, including an "I'm safe" messaging alert.
Tornado - American Red Cross application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Tornado by American Red Cross app provides access to local and real time information on what to do before, during and after a tornado, including an audible siren when NOAA issues a tornado warning even if your app is closed.
Wildfires by American Red Cross application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Wildfires by American Red Cross shows where NOAA has issued wildfire warnings, notifies you when a new wildfire occurs and gives you a current view of the wildfire's track and perimeter. You can also let loved ones know that you are safe even if the power is out and learn what steps you should take to prepare your family, home and pets.
American Red Cross: Shelter View application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
American Red Cross: Shelter View app maps the locations and shelters from the American Red Cross National Shelter System.

SOS

SOS application icon
  • Download for Android
The SOS app provides step-by-step video narration and follow along demonstrations allowing people to quickly and confidently respond to common emergency situations with the goal of saving lives.
CAMEO Chemicals application icon
  • Launch in browser
CAMEO Chemicals is a tool designed for people involved in hazardous material and incident response and planning.

Information about Hazardous Events, Disasters, and Disease Outbreaks

National Hurricane Center application icon
  • Launch in browser
National Hurricane Center mobile enhanced Web page provides access to critical hurricane advisories and marine forecasts.
National Weather Service application icon
  • Launch in browser
National Weather Service mobile enhanced Web page provides weather, hydrologic, and climage forecasts and warnings for the United States.
Disaster Alert application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Disaster Alert provides access to information in both a list and on an interactive map about active hazards occurring around the globe.
Outbreaks Near Me application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
  • Download for Android
Outbreaks Near Me provides real-time, searchable disease outbreak information for your neighborhood on interactive maps.
FluView application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
FluView tracks influenza-like illness activity levels across the U.S.

Apps for Disasters in Libraries

LibraryFloods application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
LibraryFloods covers basic steps for recovering collections after a water emergency in your library.
ERS: Emergency Response and Salvage application icon
  • Download for iPhone/iPad
ERS: Emergency Response and Salvage outlines critical stages of disaster response for damage to collections and significant records. It is based on the Heritage Preservation's Emergency Response and Salvage Wheel.

Other Apps and Mobile Tools

Most of the major mobile device app stores or markets have many choices for additional apps useful for disaster and emergency purposes. Some suggestions include apps for:

  • Flashlights
  • Twitter keyboards with commonly used phrases and hashtags
  • ICE ("In Case of Emergency" contact lists)
  • Flood and water level information
  • Earthquake interactive mapping
  • Disaster preparedness kits
  • Prescription drug information

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USFRA Staff
Comment by Fyre Walker on February 2, 2014 at 11:12am

Wow, excellent page Derek! Thanks bunches!


USFRA Staff
Comment by Janet Liebsch on February 2, 2014 at 8:21am

Awesome D - thank you! A CERT discussion here on USFRA has a cool app called...

Deploy Pro (for CERTs and all first responders)
http://www.usfra.org/group/cert/forum/topics/deploy-pro-app-availab...

I have some more from another thread on here I'll post later today.

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