Local Preparedness for Infectious Disease Outbreaks A Qualitative Exploration of Willingness and Ability to Respond
Taylor, A., Rutkow, L., and Barnett, D. (2018). Local Preparedness for Infectious Disease Outbreaks: A Qualitative Exploration of Willingness and Ability to Respond. (Free registration required.) Health Security. 16(5):334-340.
The authors conducted focus groups with 46 local health department stuff to explore factors related to willingness to work during an infectious disease outbreak. They present “a proposal for how a web of ethical commitments likely influences willingness to respond.”