U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. (2015). NIMS Implementation for Healthcare Organizations Guidance.
This document includes 11 National Incident Management System (NIMS) implementation objectives tailored to health care organizations. NIMS compliance is required for health care organizations to receive national hospital preparedness program funding and for public health to receive PHEP funding. (Please note that the most current version of NIMS is dated 2017 and should be reviewed along with this document to better ensure alignment.)