Ventilator Allocation Guidelines
New York State Task Force on Life & the Law, New York State Department of Health. (2015). Ventilator Allocation Guidelines.
This resource includes ventilator allocation guidelines for adults, children, and neonates, and also includes discussion of legal issues related to ventilator allocation, using pandemic influenza as the planning scenario. The ethical framework supporting the guidelines is also described, and includes five components: duty to care; duty to steward resources; duty to plan; distributive justice; and transparency.