When Healthcare Resources are Scarce

During a pandemic, an anthrax attack or a flood, the healthcare system can become overwhelmed. Planning ahead will help.

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Hospitals
Non-traditional sites
Long-term care

Hospitals

Clinical guidelines to help your healthcare facility plan for an event that would overwhelm the healthcare system, such as pandemic influenza.

Non-traditional sites

Long-term care

  • Long Term Care Facilities Evacuation Tips
    Flooding often has the potential for the need to evacuate Long Term Care (LTC) facilities. Moving residents from a LTC facility is challenging under normal operations let alone disaster / crisis situations.

 

 

 

Updated Friday, February 28, 2014 at 08:48AM