Modified Delivery of Critical Care Services in Scarce Resource Situations
District of Columbia Emergency Healthcare Coalition (2013). Modified Delivery of Critical Care Services in Scarce Resource Situations.
This guidance document is in response to the directive for Healthcare PreparednessCapabilities: National Guidance for Healthcare System Preparedness (January 2012), Capability 10 (Medical Surge), Function 4 (Develop Crisis Standards of Care Guidance). The resource is intended to promote a consistent approach to emergency preparedness and response by the District’s healthcare organizations when the resources necessary to providing critical care are scarce.