Patient Reception Operations Plan
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), and ASPR Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange. (2015). Patient Reception Operations Plan. National Disaster Medical System, Nashville Federal Coordinating Center.
This factsheet and PowerPoint presentation includes an overview of the Joint Patient Assessment and Tracking System (JPATS) to include background/history, functionality, integration into the Disaster Medical Information Suite, and common questions from state and local jurisdictions. Information about JPATS system requirements, the implementation process and cost, and types of assistance available through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response is also provided.