Disaster Planning for Home Health Patients and Providers A Literature Review of Best Practices
Wyte-Lake, T., Claver, M., Dalton, S., and Dobalian, A. (2015). Disaster Planning for Home Health Patients and Providers: A Literature Review of Best Practices. (Abstract only.) Home Health Care Management & Practice. 27(4).
The authors conducted a literature review that examined home healthcare disaster preparedness on three levels: organization, provider, and patient. The results highlighted gaps between best and promising tools and policies and adopted policies and differences in approaches to triage, evaluation, education, and classification between organizations.