U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response. (2011). Postal Model for Medical Countermeasures Delivery and Distribution.
In a public health emergency, the United States Postal Service could deliver self-administrable medical countermeasures to affected communities within one day, allowing healthcare agencies the time to activate their longer-term response and recovery plans. This webpage explains the model and includes links to related resources.