NW Oregon Health Preparedness Organization. (2015). Memorandum of Understanding: Hospital/ Health System Facility Emergency Mutual Aid.
This Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is a voluntary agreement among the hospital/health system facilities in Northwest Oregon Healthcare Preparedness Region 1 (and Southwest Washington) with the goals of: 1) coordinating emergency planning; 2) preparing for a coordinated response to large-scale emergencies; 3) facilitating communications; and 4) providing mutual aid during a medical disaster. It may be used as a reference by other healthcare coalitions for developing coalition-specific memoranda of understanding.