Family Information Center Planning Guide for Healthcare Entities
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.