Evacuation and Sheltering of Hospitals in Emergencies A Review of International Experience
Bagaria, J., Heggie, C., Abrahams, J., and Murray, V. (2009). Evacuation and Sheltering of Hospitals in Emergencies: A Review of International Experience. (Abstract only.) Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 24(5):461-7.
The authors of this article discuss the results of a scoping exercise, which was conducted to establish how common hospital evacuations are, identify hospital evacuation policies and review case studies to identify triggers, and identify processes and challenges involved in the evacuation of hospitals globally.