Zane, R., Biddinger, P., Gerteis, J., and Hassol, A. (2010). Hospital Assessment and Recovery Guide. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
This guide is designed to help hospital staff conduct an initial assessment of a hospital after a closure or evacuation due to an emergency event. The guide is divided into 11 sections, each with its own team and assessment assignment: Administration, Facilities, Security and Fire Safety, Information Technology and Communications, Biomedical Engineering, Medical, Ancillary Services, Materials Management, Building and Grounds Maintenance/ Environmental Services, and Support Services.