Nevada Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program (RESEP)

Nevada Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program

The Nevada Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program (RESEP) was established to identify and locate people who were exposed to radiation from aboveground nuclear testing and provide them with medical screening and referrals, educate the public on radiation induced illnesses, and assist eligible Nevadans in accessing the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under Grant H1GRH27374, Radiation Exposure Screening and Education Program, in the amount of $202,974, GY 2014-15. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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RESEP Services

Nevada RESEP offers free services to eligible downwinders, former nuclear test site workers, and former uranium industry workers.

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RESEP Forms

We have a variety of forms and brochures.

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RESEP Outreach

The Nevada RESEP Team participates in health fairs, community meetings, presentations at public meetings, and other opportunities to provide educational material.