Chemical Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Emergency Departments
Wanner, G.K., Atti, S., Jasper, E. (2019). Chemical Disaster Preparedness for Hospitals and Emergency Departments. Jefferson Digital Commons, Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Emergency Medicine Faculty Papers. 95.
This document provides an overview of the requirements and guidelines needed to respond to a chemical disaster incident from a healthcare perspective. It includes resources for training, evaluation of chemically contaminated patients, and pre-hospital and hospital-based decontamination procedures of ambulatory and non-ambulatory at-risk patients