Avoiding Crisis Conditions in the Healthcare Infrastructure 2 Case Studies in Statewide Collaboration
Lowe, A., Garzon, H., Lookadoo, R., et al. (2022). Avoiding Crisis Conditions in the Healthcare Infrastructure: 2 Case Studies in Statewide Collaboration. Health Security. 20(S1):71-84.
This article shares case studies from California and Nevada about how they addressed challenges to avoid crisis standards of care (CSC). The authors recommend: consistent deployment of public health tools to alleviate healthcare surge, improved leadership at the state level on surge strategies and CSC guidance, and requiring consensus-driven, evidence-based CSC guidance.