International Medical Surgical Response Teams
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. (2015). International Medical Surgical Response Teams (IMSuRT).
International Medical/Surgical Response Teams (IMSuRT) are intended to be deployed at the request of the U.S. Department of State to treat citizens injured as a result of terrorism. These teams can be officially requested by states’ department of health through their states’ emergency management agency, which fills out the FEMA Resources Request Form (RRF) and submits the RRF to FEMA for approval.