medical assistance team http://wamc.org en Maine, NH, Vt., form disaster medical team http://wamc.org/post/maine-nh-vt-form-disaster-medical-team <p>Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont have formed a specialized disaster medical assistance team to respond to disasters in the region.</p><p>The 56-member team has expertise in emergency and wilderness medicine, toxicology, pharmacology, respiratory therapy, orthopedics and radiological protection, among other fields.</p><p>Dubbed NH-1, the team operates within the National Disaster Medical System and is overseen by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 11:16:40 +0000 Jaired Crofut 60879 at http://wamc.org Maine, NH, Vt., form disaster medical team