Shields, S., Wilson, M., Amara, R., et al. (2013). Family Information Center Planning Guide for Healthcare Entities. Los Angeles County Emergency Medical Services Agency (EMS).
This guide for healthcare providers describes the elements to develop a Family Information Center (FIC) plan, which includes providing information, support services, and reunification assistance to families of disaster patients. This guide includes activation, management, and demobilization of a FIC, in addition to example forms, diagrams, and needed resources.