Multi-Agency Response to Major Hurricanes in Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands
Peters, G. (2018). Multi-Agency Response to Major Hurricanes in Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands. AMSUS, The Society of Federal Health Professionals.
These slides discuss communication, aeromedical evacuation, and lessons learned after 2017 Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Recommendations include assuming communications will be a challenge, identifying ahead of time which patients will require medications or are pregnant and developing a proactive plan to get care to those patients.