Reopening Shuttered Hospitals to Expand Surge Capacity
Hassol, A. and Zane, R. (2006). Reopening Shuttered Hospitals to Expand Surge Capacity. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
The authors explore the use of closed facilities to provide extra capacity in the aftermath of a critical incident, focusing on facility structure, equipment and supplies, staffing considerations, patient transport, security, and patient information.