Hospital Surge Preparedness and Response Index
Thomasian, N., Madad, S., Hick, J., et al. (2021). Hospital Surge Preparedness and Response Index. (Abstract only.) Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. 15(3):398-401.
This all-hazards template (developed by a group of emergency management and disaster medicine experts from the U.S.) can provide hospital administrators a "snapshot" of current capacity and help improve planning by linking action items to institutional triggers across the surge capacity continuum.