National Strategic Plan for Emergency Department Management of Outbreaks of COVID-19
American College of Emergency Physicians. (2020). National Strategic Plan for Emergency Department Management of Outbreaks of COVID-19.
This plan identifies the emergency department capabilities required for effective management of the COVID-19 pandemic. It provides background information, risk awareness considerations, response recommendations, and a management strategy. It also includes an annex table of key actions needed indicating responsibilities of emergency management nationally, the federal government, state and local government, state and local public health, emergency departments, and hospitals.