Manatee Coalition for Health & Medical Preparedness (Manatee CHAMP)

About Us:

Mission:   Support and improve Manatee County healthcare emergency preparedness efficiencies, planning, coordination, training and exercises through collaboration of coalition partners.

Manatee County Florida
Population (2013): 342,106
893 Square Miles
4 Hospitals
– 1 Trauma Center
– 2 Acute Care Facility
– 1 Behavioral Health Facility

Meeting Locations & Frequency
Our work group meets every other month at the Manatee County Emergency Operations Center.
Second Wednesday, every other month.
Other meetings scheduled as necessary.

Partner Agencies
Florida Department of Health in Manatee County
Blake Medical Center
Manatee Memorial Hospital
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center
Centerstone of Florida
Manatee County Rural Health Services
Manatee County Emergency Medical Services
Manatee County Emergency Management
Life Care Center of Sarasota
Westminster Manor – Bradenton

Please Contact:

Michael Harnish

Coalition Executive Board Representative

Manatee Memorial Hospital

(941) 745-6915

Michael.Harnish@mmhhs.com