Primary Protection Enhancing Health Care Resilience for a Changing Climate
Guenther, R., and Balbus, J. (2014). Primary Protection: Enhancing Health Care Resilience for a Changing Climate. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
This 86-page document is a guide and toolkit designed to assist healthcare providers, design professionals, policymakers, and others with roles and responsibilities in assuring the continuity of quality health and human care before, during, and after extreme weather events. It is focused on healthcare infrastructure resilience to climate change impacts as manifested primarily by extreme weather events.