Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. (2017). Improving Rural Mass Casualty Response in the United States. Chapter 7 of Preparedness and Response to a Rural Mass Casualty Incident: Workshop Summary.
These workshop proceedings discuss several aspects of rural mass casualty planning and response: rural health grants; Medicare reimbursements; funding sources and transportation improvements; the lack of consistent funding sources; and the role of government (including leadership, workforce, and education that can help responders train and prepare for mass casualty incident sin rural locations).