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Health Care Facility Surge Capacity Strategies. Richard N. Bradley The University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston 28 September 2006. Health Care Facility Emergency Preparedness & Response to Epidemics and Pandemics.

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health care facility surge capacity strategies

Health Care Facility Surge Capacity Strategies

Richard N. Bradley

The University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston

28 September 2006

Health Care Facility Emergency Preparedness &

Response to Epidemics and Pandemics

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(1918). "Emergency hospital during influenza epidemic, Camp Funston, Kansas." Otis Historical Archives Retrieved Septemeber 22, 2006, from http://nmhm.washingtondc.museum/collections/archives/agalleries/1918flu/Ncp1603.jpg.

learning outcomes
Learning Outcomes
  • Ensure timely flow of information and to act on it (verify veracity)
  • Identify necessary information for defining long term sustainability of provision of services
    • Internal
    • External
  • Define the necessary mechanisms to ensure the maintenance of the services
medical surge
Medical Surge

"Metairie, Louisiana." Wikipedia Retrieved September 22, 2006, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metairie%2C_Louisiana.

http www who int csr disease avian influenza guidelinestopics en index3 html
http://www.who.int/csr/disease/avian_influenza/guidelinestopics/en/index3.htmlhttp://www.who.int/csr/disease/avian_influenza/guidelinestopics/en/index3.html

Avian Influenza, including Influenza A (H5N1), in Humans:WHO Interim Infection Control Guidelines for Health Care Facilities

preparedness determining capacity
Preparedness: Determining Capacity
  • Standard capacity
    • Licensed capacity
    • Physical beds
    • Staffed beds
  • Surge capacity
    • More beds per room
    • Conversion of non-patient care areas
    • Creation of new space
determining resource needs for surge
Determining ResourceNeeds For Surge
  • Personnel
  • Medical equipment
  • Supplies
  • Support
    • Beddown
    • Feeding
    • Toilet/shower facilities
linking local and regional planning
Linking Local And Regional Planning

National Response

Provincial Response

Local Jurisdiction Response

Healthcare Coalition Response

Individual Healthcare Facility Response

Adapted from: Medical surge capacity and capability: a management system for integrating medical and health resources during large-scale emergencies. 2004: The CNA Corp.

alerts to hcf
Alerts To HCF

Pinellas County Communications. "EOC." Retrieved September 22, 2006, from http://www.pinellascounty.org/mediacentral/image_library/Hurricane/EOC%203_Hi.jpg.

upward communication from hcf
Upward Communication From HCF
  • Active surveillance
  • Passive surveillance
  • HCF role in case investigation
slide13

Caribbean Epidemiology Centre. Influenza case investigation form. Accessed 26 Sept 2006 from http://www.carec.org/caseforms/influenza.htm

public information officer
Public Information Officer
  • Internal clients – situational updates

Press conference. Myanmar Digest [web site]. Accessed 21 Sept 2006 from: http://www.myanmardigest.com/press/press2003/10-5-03press/May10press1.html.

planning section
Planning Section
  • Awareness of public health updates
logistics section
Logistics Section
  • Long term security
  • External support

DMAT NY-4. 2005. Accessed 27 Sept 2006 from http://www.dmatny4.com/P9290014.JPG.

human services group
Human Services Group
  • Health care workers at increased risk
  • Staff counseling
    • Mental health
    • Faith-based
  • Staff support
    • Sleeping quarters
    • Family care
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