Regional Disaster Health Response System
Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response. (n.d.). Regional Disaster Health Response System. (Accessed 10/11/2022) U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
This webpage provides information on the Regional Disaster Health Response System (RDHRS), which aims to create a tiered system of disaster health care. The RDHRS is intended to increase medical surge capacity, expand access to specialty clinical care, establish best practices, and address health care preparedness challenges. Activities include coordinating medical surge, supporting large-scale patient movement, expanding telemedicine capabilities, and developing deployable specialty medical teams.