Healthcare Facility Shelter-in-Place or Evacuation Webinar
McGinley, L., and Burich, D. (2012). Healthcare Facility Shelter-in-Place or Evacuation Webinar. (Requires free registration.) Yale New Haven Health System, Center for Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response.
This webinar discusses decisions affecting healthcare facilities regarding who can stay and who must be evacuated in the event of a natural disaster, and how those decisions are made. It covers the impacts of selected hazards on facilities, a case study of a power system failure, and HAZUS risk assessment.