Hcs 320 Communication and Crisis
Health Care Communication Strategies
April 14, 2013
Communication and Crisis Today our community is presented with a problem that will require communication between several internal and external avenues to help resolve the water contamination in the Eugene-Springfield area. I am Shellie Cobbs, Director of the Regional Emergency Management Office, and I will be addressing the media on the procedures to be used in running the crisis communication efforts in response to the contaminated water. A water contamination event poses a unique opportunity to work with diverse populations to effectively convey important health messages ("Contamination," 2008, p. 1).
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Media opportunities during the crisis Any opportunity that is given to spread the communication about the water contamination event will be used. A crisis response team will help create the most effective avenues to distribute the information needed to access clean water and other resources until the crisis has been averted.