Improving Long Term Care Resiliency: Using Proven Mutual Aid Concepts for Disasters

Type: Planning and Response
Author: Russell Phillips and Associates
Year of Publishing: 2015
Description: This is a presentation handout of a workshop conducted at the 2015 Really Ready 5 Conference of the California Association of Health Care Facilities. The presentation describes, an emergency planning system that some states are using to complement local, regional and state emergency response strategies. In the planning system, participating healthcare facilities commit to helping each other in an emergency to support resident evacuation or provide resources and assets to avoid evacuation through participation in the mutual aid plan.
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