Hospital Surge Evaluation Tool
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. (2017). Hospital Surge Evaluation Tool.
This tool can be used by hospital emergency planners, administrators, and other personnel to both assess and enhance their facility’s mass casualty surge plans. Emergency department and inpatient personnel must find appropriate space for waves of incoming virtual patients. It includes evaluation tools specific to emergency department triage and hospital incident command.