Pediatric Issues in Disaster Management Part 2 Evacuation Centers and Family SeparationReunification
Mace, S., Sharieff, G., Bern, A., et al. (2010). Pediatric Issues in Disaster Management, Part 2: Evacuation Centers and Family Separation/Reunification. (Abstract only.) American Journal of Disaster Medicine. 5(3):149-161.
This section of a three-part series on pediatric issues in disaster management covers setting up and maintaining family reunification centers. The authors also cover emergency medical services, healthcare facility considerations, children with special healthcare needs, children’s mental and behavioral health, and hospital or evacuation center surges.