Hospital Assessment and Recovery Guide
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.