Development of an Alternative Care System A Workbook for Community Planners Preparing for Medical Surge
Summit County Health District, Summit County Emergency Management Agency, Akron Regional Hospital Association. (2008). Development of an Alternative Care System: A Workbook for Community Planners Preparing for Medical Surge.
Rather than identifying individual Alternate Care Sites (ACS), Summit County chose to develop a comprehensive system. This document provides an overview of the ACS strategies and approach and provides step-by-step guidance for others interested in similar approaches.