Preparedness Planning - Healthcare Facilities

The Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH), Office of Preparedness and Response is the Public Health & Medical Lead and the designated local Emergency Preparedness Contact for healthcare facilities in Maricopa County. 

To establish initial and ongoing annual communication with MCDPH Office of Preparedness and Response:

  • Submit your facility information, emergency plan(s), and point of contact information to MCDPH Office of Preparedness and Response…
  • The preferred submission method is electronic; send to OPR@mail.maricopa.gov  SUBJECT Line:  Healthcare Facility Submission
  • Submissions can also be sent by FAX or general mail delivery to:

    FAX:(602) 372-2656
    General Mail:ATTN:  Healthcare Branch
    MCDPH – Office of Preparedness & Response
    4041 North Central Ave. – Suite 600
    Phoenix, AZ   85012

Once your submission is processed, the Office of Preparedness and Response will provide our Letter of Contact and a signed Annual Contact Confirmation Form to the listed Point of Contact for your compliance verification.  A sample document is provided below…