Emergency Response in Dutchess County (Aired Feb. 26, 2011)
Medical Response Corps (MRC) Coordinator Cathi Tegtmeier discusses local response to disasters and ways to make our homes and communities safer places. Ms. Tegtmeier describes some of her experiences, including emergency support administered during helicopter rescues. The MRC mission is to assist the First Responders of Dutchess County and local municipalities to prepare and respond to natural and human-caused emergencies in their communities. Volunteers are of vital importance in this organization.