Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Resource Utilization not Resource Re-creation
Sirbaugh, P. (n.d.). Pediatric Disaster Preparedness: Resource Utilization not Resource Re-creation. (Accessed 3/22/2019.) National Academy of Medicine.
In this PowerPoint presentation, the author shares lessons learned from the use of a Mobile Pediatric Emergency Response Team (M-PERT) in Houston, Texas to treat pediatric evacuees from Hurricane Katrina. Staffing and floor plans are reviewed, as well as costs and benefits of the model.