ACF EPTA Pilot Program Webinar and Audio Conference

Shelley Sabo in Emergency Readiness, NYSCAL Notes

A webinar and audio conference will be held on Thursday, March 20 2014 at 1:00 pm for the ACF Emergency Preparedness Technical Assistance (ACF EPTA) pilot program. This will be an Evacuation of Facilities in Disaster Systems (e-FINDS) webinar and audio conference.  The guest speaker is Debra Sottolano from the New York State Department of Health (DOH). She will be providing an overview on the e-FINDS Program. Below are the instructions on how to participate in the e-Finds Forum via webinar and via audio conference. NOTE: CEUs are available to administrators contingent upon receipt of completed program evaluations. The flyer is also available on the NYSCAL website at

Topic: Evacuation of Facilities in Disaster Systems (e-FINDS)

Please join us Thursday March 20, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EST


  1. To participate via webinar: please log in as a “Guest”; however, please provide both with your full name and the name of your facility/agency so that we can maintain an accurate record of attendance. You will be connected to the audio using your computer’s speakers (VoIP). Click here -  to join five to ten minutes prior to the start time.
  2. Or, you may select to access the audio via telephone. Bridge Information: Toll: +1 (712) 432-1500; Access Code: 626500.  Note: Once the forum starts, you will placed in “listen only” mode.
  3. If this is your first time participating in one of our webinars, we recommend that you perform a compatibility test to ensure your computer is capable of viewing the presentation.  You can find the link on the same page of the handouts or go to
  4. Attention Administrators: Please make sure to fax back your program evaluations in order to be eligible to receive CEUs.  The fax number is 212-396-7852. In addition, you can send your questions, comments, and feedback to: