Regional Disaster Response Coordination to Support Health Outcomes Surge Management—Workshop in Brief
Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. (2015). Regional Disaster Response Coordination to Support Health Outcomes: Surge Management—Workshop in Brief.
This document summarizes three regional workshops on effective medical and public health response to large-scale disasters. Challenges, opportunities, and lessons learned related to patient tracking and evaluation are included. The first section of the document provides some important bullet points to consider when planning large-scale patient movement.