Mission and Values

The mission of the Wisconsin-1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team (WI-1 DMAT) is to deliver quality medical care to victims of natural and man-made disasters, mass casualty incidents, and special occurrences.  WI-1 DMAT is dedicated to assisting medical providers throughout the state of Wisconsin, United States of America, and the world, at the behest of the United States Department of Health and Human Services and the state of Wisconsin.

The Wisconsin-1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team is committed to an integrated, multi-disciplinary, and evidence-based approach in providing medical services.  WI-1 DMAT will best adapt these medical principles to the austere environment in order to provide the greatest good for the greatest number of people.

The Wisconsin-1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team values the input and interest of entities from government, private, and academic organizations in accomplishing its mission.  WI-1 will work to improve the overall health and preparedness of the local, state, national, and international community.