Four Ways to Plan to Protect Patient Health in a Medical Supply Shortage
Wolf, L. (2019). Four Ways to Plan to Protect Patient Health in a Medical Supply Shortage. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response.
In this blog post, the author highlights ways to protect patient health during medical supply shortages: make an overarching plan for shortages; train staff to handle supply shortages; incorporate shortages into continuity planning; and plan with local healthcare coalitions.