Managing Patient Information during a Mass Casualty Incident
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Elsevier. (2015). Managing Patient Information during a Mass Casualty Incident.
This presentation was provided at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 5th Annual Conference and Exhibition in April 2015. It identifies lessons learned from mass casualty incidents (e.g., the Boston Marathon bombing), and addresses the challenges of managing unidentified patient names and records.