Public Health medical Support

Public Health Medical Support Lead:  Christopher S. Anderson, EMT-P 

The Special Medical Response Team is one of two State Medical Assistance Teams (SMATs) located within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania that are coordinated by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) Bureau of Emergency Preparedness and Response (BEPR).

Missions/Configurations:
  • Advanced life support medical stations
  • Dignitary care
  • Large event medical care
  • Natural disaster care centers
  • Casualty collection points
  • Medical and non-medical logistics support