Hurricane Preparation and the Elderly

The Senate Special Aging Committee held a hearing focusing on disaster planning and response to ensure the health and safety of elderly… read more

The Senate Special Aging Committee held a hearing focusing on disaster planning and response to ensure the health and safety of elderly Americans during emergencies. This discussion came after several residents of a Florida nursing home died after the facility lost its air conditioning in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. The committee heard from current and former federal and local officials involved in emergency management including Dr. Karen DeSalvo, a former New Orleans Health Commissioner, who talked about her experiences during Hurricane Katrina. close

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Program ID:
434245-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 20, 2017 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 25, 2017 | 11:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 20, 2017 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 20, 2017 | 9:06am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 20, 2017 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Sep 20, 2017 | 9:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 20, 2017 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Sep 21, 2017 | 4:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 21, 2017 | 5:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 24, 2017 | 5:28am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 25, 2017 | 11:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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