The Institute for Crisis, Disaster, and Risk Management (ICDRM) at the George Washington University (GWU) for the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Washington, D.C. (2010). Emergency Management Principles and Practices for Health Care Systems, 2nd Edition.
This document provides a thorough overview of the framework for emergency management of a healthcare system and can be useful to any agency or organization involved with the delivery of healthcare services. The authors explain incident management concepts and how they can be applied in the healthcare system within the broader context of a holistic approach to facility emergency management.