Are you Ready?
Prepare, Adapt, Thrive: Your Expert Emergency Preparedness Partner
Disasters strike without warning, threatening to disrupt your business and upend your life. Are you ready to face the unexpected? Look no further than Leeward Solutions, LLC! As a veteran-owned professional consulting practice, we bring adaptive and pragmatic approaches to Emergency Preparedness and Continuity.
Specializing in Small Businesses, Healthcare Coalitions, and Essential Service Agencies, we understand the unique challenges these organizations face in times of crisis. Our mission is to equip you with the tools, strategies, and support needed to safeguard your operations and navigate any storm.
Why Choose Leeward Solutions?
Experience You Can Rely On
With a wealth of real-world expertise, our team has successfully guided numerous clients through emergencies, ensuring their resilience and recovery.
Tailored Solutions for Small Businesses: We recognize that small businesses are the backbone of communities. Our customized approach ensures that your unique needs and resources are considered, delivering effective and affordable preparedness solutions.
Healthcare Coalitions: Healthcare systems are complex, and collaboration is critical to preparedness. Leeward Solutions fosters strong healthcare coalitions, enabling seamless coordination and response in times of crisis.
Essential Service Agencies: From public safety organizations to critical infrastructure providers, we work closely with essential service agencies to enhance their readiness and continuity capabilities.
Unleash Your Resilience Today!
Don't let disasters catch you off guard. Leeward Solutions is here to help you build a resilient foundation that withstands the unexpected. Together, we'll develop practical strategies, tailored plans, and effective training programs to ensure your business is prepared for any challenge that comes your way.
"Private-sector preparedness is not a luxury; it is a cost of doing business in the post-9/11 world. It is ignored at a tremendous potential cost in lives, money and national security." - The 9 11 Commission Report
How we got here?
A lifetime of service!
Your Trusted Partner in Emergency Preparedness and Business Continuity
At Leeward Solutions, we bring three decades of experience in the healthcare and emergency response sector, making us your reliable choice for comprehensive preparedness and continuity services. Founded by Jeff Straub, our company is driven by a passion for enhancing readiness and resilience in individuals, agencies, and communities.
Jeff Straub, the visionary behind Leeward Solutions, has a proven track record in the field. With rewarding federal, state, and local response experiences, he has dedicated his career to serving and safeguarding communities. Straub played a pivotal role in developing and coordinating South Carolina's first Hospital Emergency Response Team, a testament to his expertise in emergency preparedness. For fifteen years, he served as the Patient Reception Team Coordinator with the SC National Disaster Medical Systems (NDMS). In this role, he led a team responsible for managing and regulating patient transfers, collaborating with over 150 Federal, State, and Local agencies during annual exercises and real-world missions. His commitment to action is evident through his participation in the NDMS activations and patient evacuations for Hurricane Katrina (2005) and Hurricane Maria (2017).
At Leeward Solutions, we specialize in delivering tailored consulting and advisory services that cater to the unique needs of healthcare agencies, regional coalitions, small businesses, and other essential service agencies. Our focus is to provide exceptional professional services that advance readiness and resilience within individuals, agencies, and communities.
Established in February 2020, Leeward Solutions, LLC is proud to call Greer, South Carolina, our home. As a single owner-operator limited liability company, we are structured and managed with utmost dedication to our client's needs. While we are based in South Carolina, our collaborative professional consulting relationships span the United States, allowing us to provide exceptional readiness resources to clients nationwide.
We invite you to explore our range of services and discover how Leeward Solutions can empower your organization's preparedness and continuity efforts. With our expertise and commitment to excellence, you can trust us to guide you on the path to enhanced readiness and resilience.
What we do.
Consulting & Advisory Services
Are you ready to face the unpredictable? Leeward Solutions, LLC is your trusted partner in helping your business prepare for and endure minor disruptions and major disasters. Our guidance and expertise equip you with proven end-to-end methods to create a robust plan for success.
Disasters come in various forms, from natural calamities to unforeseen emergencies. At Leeward Solutions, we understand the profound impact they can have on your business. That's why we provide the guidance and support you need to navigate these challenges and emerge stronger than ever.
Emergency Preparedness Services
Exceed Your Preparedness Goals with Leeward Solutions, LLC
At Leeward Solutions, we are dedicated to helping our clients reach and exceed their preparedness goals. With our extensive experience, we have the expertise to design a strategy that perfectly aligns with your immediate and long-term readiness needs. Through collaboration and effective planning, we ensure a successful transition from approach to plan to action. Discover some of our service lines below and reach out to us to explore how we can empower your organization.
Navigating Complex Standards
We understand the complexities of regulatory compliance and the importance of meeting the requirements set by governing bodies such as CMS, JC, DNV, OSHA, NFPA, and DHS. Leeward Solutions provides comprehensive guidance and support to ensure your organization maintains compliance with these regulations, safeguarding your operations and protecting the well-being of your staff and patients.
Hazard Vulnerability Analysis (HVA)
Identifying Risks, Mitigating Impact
Our Hazard Vulnerability Analysis (HVA) services help you identify potential risks and vulnerabilities specific to your organization. By conducting a thorough assessment, we empower you to develop targeted strategies and plans to mitigate risks, enhance preparedness, and protect your assets and stakeholders.
Technical Writing: Expertly Crafted
Policies and Emergency Plans
Leeward Solutions offers technical writing services to develop clear, concise, comprehensive policies and emergency plans. Our experienced team ensures that your documentation aligns with industry best practices and regulatory standards, providing you with practical tools to guide your preparedness efforts.
Hospital Emergency Response Team (HERT) Development
Strengthening Emergency Response Capabilities
We specialize in developing Hospital Emergency Response Teams (HERT) to enhance your organization's emergency response capabilities. Our tailored training programs and guidance empower your team members to respond to emergencies effectively, saving lives and ensuring the continuity of critical healthcare services.
Business Continuity Services
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In business, continuity is paramount, regardless of organization size. At Leeward Solutions, we understand small businesses' vital role as the economic lifeblood of every community. That's why we take a meticulous approach to business continuity, carefully studying our client's unique needs to develop tailored and efficient solutions that provide peace of mind.
Business Impact Analysis
Uncovering Risks, Mitigating Impact
Our comprehensive Business Impact Analysis delves deep into your operations to identify potential risks and vulnerabilities. Our expert team assesses critical functions, dependencies, and potential disruptions to develop a clear picture of your business landscape. With this invaluable insight, we create a roadmap to mitigate risks, minimize downtime, and ensure seamless continuity, even in challenging circumstances.
Small Business Sustainability
Nurturing Resilience, Driving Success
Leeward Solutions is dedicated to the sustainability of small businesses. We recognize the importance of safeguarding your operations and maintaining uninterrupted productivity. Our holistic approach combines robust strategies, tailored plans, and proactive measures to fortify your business against potential disruptions. With our guidance and expertise, your small business can confidently navigate any storm and emerge stronger than ever.
Building a Solid Foundation for Resilience
Effective risk management is the cornerstone of business continuity. Leeward Solutions offers comprehensive risk assessments that identify and evaluate potential threats specific to your industry and environment. Our experienced professionals meticulously analyze internal and external factors to provide actionable insights and recommendations. Proactively addressing risks can safeguard your business, protect your assets, and ensure a stable path forward.
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Your Trusted Business Continuity Advisor
When it comes to business continuity, Leeward Solutions is your trusted partner. Our dedication to small businesses, meticulous approach to risk assessment, and commitment to sustainable resilience set us apart. With our expertise by your side, you can focus on driving success while we ensure the continuity of your operations, providing you with peace of mind and a solid foundation for growth.
Contact us today for a consultation and take the first step towards securing your business's continuity.
Proficiencies through Practice
Empower Your Team
Comprehensive Training Solutions by Leeward Solutions, LLC
At Leeward Solutions, we understand that our clients often come to us with a clear understanding of their needs, recognizing areas for improvement and seeking efficient solutions on a tight timeline. We embrace these challenges head-on, partnering with our clients to develop cost-effective, interactive training programs and products that are precisely tailored to their unique scope and scale.
Experience the Leeward Advantage
Elevate Your Preparedness Training
With years of experience and extensive training expertise, Leeward Solutions is here to catapult your organization's preparedness training to new heights. We specialize in equipping your team with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to maintain a constant state of readiness. Our wide range of services and proficiencies includes:
Hospital Emergency Response Teams (HERT)
We provide specialized training to enhance the capabilities of your hospital emergency response teams, ensuring they are well-prepared to handle critical situations with precision and efficiency.
Our comprehensive training programs focus on equipping your HazMat and DECON teams with the necessary skills to respond practically and effectively to hazardous material incidents, minimize risks, and ensure the safety of all personnel involved.
Mass Casualty Teams
Leeward Solutions offers tailored training for mass casualty teams, empowering them to efficiently manage large-scale incidents and provide life-saving care to multiple casualties.
Mass Fatality Teams
We provide specialized training for mass fatality teams, enabling them to handle the sensitive and complex tasks associated with mass fatality incidents, ensuring dignified and efficient management of the deceased.
Highly Infectious Agent Teams
Our training programs prepare highly infectious agent teams to effectively respond to outbreaks and infectious disease incidents, implementing appropriate measures to contain the spread and safeguard public health.
Internal and External Response Teams
Leeward Solutions offers comprehensive training for internal and external response teams, ensuring seamless coordination and effective communication during emergencies.
Hospital Incident Command System (HICS)
We provide in-depth training on the Hospital Incident Command System, equipping your staff with the knowledge and skills to establish and operate an efficient incident command structure within your healthcare facility.
Medical Management of Surge
Our training programs focus on preparing your healthcare professionals to manage surge events effectively, optimize resources and provide quality care during times of increased demand.
Mobile Medical Facility Operations
Leeward Solutions offers specialized training for mobile medical facility operations, enabling your team to establish and operate mobile medical units efficiently, expanding healthcare capabilities in emergencies.
Patient Reception Activities
Our training programs cover patient reception activities, equipping your staff to manage the influx of patients during emergencies efficiently and ensuring smooth registration and triage processes.
Mobile Medical Facility Management
We provide training on mobile medical facility management, guiding your team on best practices for logistical planning, resource allocation, and effective coordination within a mobile healthcare environment.
Healthcare Response Strategies
Leeward Solutions offers training in healthcare response strategies, equipping your organization with the knowledge and skills to develop effective response plans and implement strategies that ensure optimal patient care and safety.
Partner with Leeward Solutions Today!
Ready to take your preparedness training to the next level? Partner with Leeward Solutions, LLC, and experience our comprehensive training solutions tailored to your organization's unique needs. Our team of experts is here to empower your team, enhance your capabilities, and ensure you're always prepared for any emergency.
Contact us today to explore how Leeward Solutions can customize training programs that fit your organization's requirements and propel your preparedness to new heights.