Medical and Health Operational Area Coordinator


​The Medical and Health Operational Area Coordinator program is pa​rt of the State of California Disaster Medical Response Plan. The plan is designed to facilitate communication, situational awareness and assistance across operational areas within Region 4 of the California Medical/Health Mutual Aid System.

The Sacramento County Emergency Medical and Health Operational Area Coordinator (MHOAC) is committed to protecting and safeguarding the residents of Sacramento County. Communication and early notification are key components to successfully manage any large scale emergency. The system is intended to aid hospitals, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) providers, skilled nursing facilities, laboratories, physician offices, veterinary facilities and others.

If you represent an organization that is in need of assistance due to an emergency or disaster, the information below will assist you in contacting the MHOAC for guidance and assistance.

For an immediate life threatening emergency, dial 911 first. When safe to do so contact the MHOAC, if needed, for further assistance.

24 hour access: 916-208-5985 or 916-875-6900 - Ask for the MHOAC or the EMS Agency Duty Officer

Email: MHOAC@saccounty.net

General inquiries about the program can be directed to the Sacramento County Emergency Medical Services Agency at: 916-875-9753 or SCEMSAInfo@saccounty.net

Resources: COVID-19 Resource Requests shall be for no more than a 14 day supply.

Emergency PPE now available to California dentists through The Dentists Supply Company

Information on the “PPE Kits" available to dentists, one per licensed dentist (CDA membership not required), are available at https://www.tdsc.com/All-Categories/Dental-Supplies/Infection-Control/Personal-Protective-Equipment-%28PPE%29/PPE-Kit/p/242339-1

Each kit contains:

  • 150 - Surgical Masks
  • 4 - 3M KN95 Respirator Masks 9542V
  • 4 - 3M KN95 Respirator Masks 9542
  • 2 - Surgical Gowns
  • Face Shields (quantities may vary)

 

  •  You must attempt to purchase supplies through a vendor prior to submitting a resource request.
  • If the MHOAC is notified that your office is charging patients a surcharge or PPE fee, your requests for resources will be DENIED.
  • The Sacramento County MHOAC is currently processing hundreds of requests for PPE. The warehouse is open Wednesday through Friday for pickup ONLY. You will be called when your order is ready. Do not go to the warehouse unless called. Due to the current volume of requests it is taking longer to fill orders. Due to current volume please refrain from calling to check on the status of your order. Any questions or concerns must go to MHOAC@saccounty.net. Do NOT call warehouse personnel to check on the status of your order.


The PPE distribution center will be closed on Friday, July 3rd in observance of the holiday.

SitRep Form: MANDATORY for COVID-19 Requests. Click on the link and complete the online form. It will be automatically sent to the MHOAC at MHOAC@saccounty.net.

Resource Request Form: MANDATORY for COVID-19 Requests. Click on the link and save the document to your computer. Complete the document and email to MHOAC@saccounty.net.

Remdesivir Incident Form: MANDATORY for Remdesivir Requests. Click on the link and save the document to your computer. Complete the document and email to MHOAC@saccounty.net.

COVID-19 Resource Request Questionnaire: MANDATORY for COVID-19 Requests. Complete the document in its entirety and include with the above ​resource request form.

Health Facility Status Report: Click on the link and save the document to your computer. Complete the document and email to MHOAC@saccounty.net.

Once you have submitted the resource request, you will receive a phone call or email when your request is fulfilled and ready for pick-up. The request may take up to 5 days to fill.



 
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