Description: The article presents data on the socio-economic consequences of some pandemics and epizootics that have occurred in recent history. The analysis of the consequences of the emergence of individual medical and biological emergencies on the territory of Ukraine, the current regulatory and legal acts, scientific and specialized literature and shows the main definitions in the field of responding to the emergence of medical and biological emergency situations. The tasks that can be assigned to the formation of the National Guard of Ukraine forces with the participation in responding to the emergence of epidemics and epizootics are justified. The composition of the formation of the National Guard of Ukraine forces which can perform tasks under the specified conditions is determined. The obtained results can be used by the military management bodies of the National Guard of Ukraine when planning actions to participate in the response to the emergence of epidemics and epizootics.
Keywords: the biomedical emergency situation, the epidemic, the pandemic, the epizootic, the panzootic, the quarantine, the observation, the quarantine zone, the National Guard of Ukraine, the forces formation, missions of the formation, the structure of the formation