Hospital Pharmacists Have a Seat at the Table in Disaster Planning
D’Arrigo, T. (2017). Hospital Pharmacists Have a Seat at the Table in Disaster Planning. Pharmacy Today. 23(8): 4.
This brief article provides guidance for hospital pharmacists to help facilities prepare for emergencies. Pharmacists are encouraged to learn how to work within the Incident Command System; be part of the Emergency Management Committee; and prepare in advance by knowing what to order, in what quantities to order medications, and how extra medications will be stored.