Maldin, B., Lam, C., Franco, C., et al. (2007). Regional Approaches to Hospital Preparedness. (Abstract only.) Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science. 5(1): 43-54.
The authors interviewed 13 public health or hospital representatives from across the country to identify key ingredients for building successful regional partnerships for healthcare preparedness. Critical challenges, and policy and practical recommendations for their development and sustainability are discussed.