Blackwell, T. and Bosse, M. (2007). Use of an Innovative Design Mobile Hospital in the Medical Response to Hurricane Katrina. (Abstract only.) Annals of Emergency Medicine. 49(5): 580-588.
This article summarizes the deployment of a mobile hospital following hurricane-related damage to Mississippi’s acute care infrastructure. The authors describe how Carolinas MED-1, a mobile hospital, provided emergency care, diagnostics, surgical capabilities, general and critical care while healthcare infrastructure repairs occurred in the impact areas.