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After Action Report/Improvement Plan: Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Program Medical Exercise, Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station [November 15, 2012]   [open pdf - 2MB]

From the Executive Summary: "The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Preparedness Division (NPD) - Technological Hazards Branch (THB) in Region IX evaluated an off-site medical services exercise for the Banner Estrella Medical Center (BEMC) on November 15, 2012 in the Plume Exposure Pathway Emergency Planning Zone (EPZ) around the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station (PVNGS). The purpose of the exercise was to assess the level of state and local preparedness in response to a radiological emergency. This exercise was held in accordance with FEMA's policies and guidance concerning the exercise of state and local Radiological Emergency Response Plans (RERP) and procedures. The most recent biennial exercise at this site was conducted on March 1-3, 2011. The most recent medical services exercise for the Banner Medical Center Complex was on November 1, 2011. The qualifying emergency preparedness exercise was conducted on April 1, 1981."

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2013-01-22
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United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission: https://www.nrc.gov/
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Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Program Medical Exercise. Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, Maricopa County, Arizona. November 15, 2012
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