Texas Division of Emergency Management (@TDEM )

Texas Division of Emergency Management

Bio Official Account of the Texas Division of Emergency Management. All-Hazard Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Information for Texas.
Location Austin, TX
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Account created 08-01-2013 15:30:46
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Twitter Web App : Brig. Gen. Suelzers reputation for excellence in leadership precedes him. He continues to prove that he is the ideal choice to command Joint Task Force -Texas, where service members from multiple branches are coming together in Texas fight against #COVID19

#DutyHonorTexas

iPhone : Looking for a #COVID19 test in Texas?

There are 1,740+ test locations statewide today. Follow these steps👇🏼

✔️Visit: covidtest.tdem.texas.gov 📲

✔️Site search: Enter your zip code 📍

✔️Select: Locate the nearest test site and follow directions to register.

iPhone : Its Smokey Bears birthday today! 🐻🎂 Last year, we hosted parties in public parks across Texas to share Smokeys timeless message. This years celebration may look different, but Smokeys message is just as important: #OnlyYou can prevent wildfires! #HappyBirthdaySmokey

Twitter Web App : Announcing $1.1B in Quality Incentive Payment Program (QIPP) funds to support Texas nursing facilities that provide care for individuals receiving Medicaid.

This funding will improve the quality of care and strengthen infection controls to better protect vulnerable Texans.

Twitter Web App : Wildfires happen with little warning and spread rapidly. Make sure you are prepared:

🏡 Remove all flammable debris within 30 ft. of your home
🔨 Follow local safety building codes
🚒 Connect with your local fire department

More: Ready.gov/wildfires

Twitter Web App : Announcing four federally-funded #COVID19 surge testing sites in Harris County.

Testing site location information ↓ HHS.gov

gov.texas.gov/news/post/gove…

iPhone : #COVID19 Testing Continues to Expand in Texas.

There are over 1,700 test locations statewide today. Follow these steps👇🏼

✔️Visit: covidtest.tdem.texas.gov 📲

✔️Site search: Enter your zip code 📍

✔️Select: Locate the nearest test site and follow directions to register.

Twitter Web App : IMPORTANT: All #TX households impacted by #HurricaneHarvey with Group Flood Insurance Policies (GFIP) must switch to standard flood insurance by Oct. 24,2020 to ensure continuous coverage.

Need a flood insurance provider? floodsmart.gov/flood-insuranc…
Call: 1-800-427-4661

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iPhone : Hanna dominates Julys rainfall story, but above average monsoons and early month fronts contribute as well.

Definitely an interesting month for WGRFC area of TX and NM, hopefully the rest of us can get some rain! #NMwx #txwx #txflood

iPhone : Looking for a #COVID19 test in TX?

There are over 1,700 locations statewide to get a #COVID19 test today. Follow these steps👇🏼

✔️Visit: covidtest.tdem.texas.gov 📲

✔️Site search: Enter your zip code 📍

✔️Select: Locate the nearest test site and follow directions to register.

iPhone : Providing an update on Texas distribution of PPE to school districts for the 2020-2021 academic year.

As the Lone Star State approaches the upcoming school year, the health and safety of students, teachers, staff, & families remains our top priority.

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iPhone : Looking for a #COVID19 test in TX?

There are over 1,680 locations statewide to get a #COVID19 test today. Follow these steps👇🏼

✔️Visit: covidtest.tdem.texas.gov 📲

✔️Site search: Enter your zip code 📍

✔️Select: Locate the nearest test site and follow directions to register.

iPhone : I had the opportunity to visit with Starr County Judge Eloy Very to learn what he needs to respond to COVID.

Texas immediately provided the requested medical equipment and hospital beds.

We will continue to surge supplies to help the #RGV.

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