Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (n.d.). SimPLER. (Accessed 8/10/2022) United States Department of Health and Human Services.
Emergency managers can use the Simulation Program for Leveraging and Evaluating Resources, or SimPLER, to simulate planning bottlenecks, staffing, and throughput capacity to plan for many kinds of emergencies. Based on data from emergency exercises around the country, SimPLER includes modules on community reception centers and points of dispensing.