Emergency Responder Self-Care Plan Behavioral Health PPE
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. (2020). Emergency Responder Self-Care Plan: Behavioral Health PPE. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Taking care of oneself is difficult during a pandemic, where responders experience additional stressors related to home and personal circumstances as well as those brought on by challenging mission demands. This fillable form includes steps people can take to stay healthy and fit for duty while caring for others. It can be completed before each mission/event and kept handy to help apply coping strategies when things get tough.