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Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Administration

T. Oliver Hubbard,
Senior Deputy Director


Hours of Operation: 8:15 am - 4:45 pm
55 ‘M’ Street, SE – Suite 300
Washington, DC 20003                                           
Telephone: (202) 671-4222
Fax: (202) 671-0707


The mission of the Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Administration is:

  1. Ensure the delivery of the highest quality emergency medical and trauma care services through the provision of regulatory oversight of all emergency medical services provided in the District.
  2. Plan, implement and direct public health emergency preparedness and response for the District.