Healthcare Preparedness Capabilities National Guidance for Healthcare System Preparedness
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. (2012). Healthcare Preparedness Capabilities: National Guidance for Healthcare System Preparedness.
This guidance from the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) identifies the eight capabilities (aligned with the Public Health Preparedness capabilities) that serve as the basis for healthcare system, coalition, and organization preparedness: Healthcare System Preparedness; Healthcare System Recovery; Emergency Operations Coordination; Fatality Management; Information Sharing; Medical Surge; Responder Safety and Health; and Volunteer Management.