• Regional Disaster Response Coordination to Support Health Outcomes: Workshop #3 (New Orleans, LA) Date: November 15, 2014 (8:30 AM Eastern)

    The Institute of Medicine’s Preparedness Forum is organizing a series of 3 workshops, each of which will explore a specific set of issues: Community Planning and Engagement, Information Sharing and Management, and Surge Management. The focus of this third workshop in New Orleans, LA will be on issues of medical surge across a region, including patient transportation and evacuation, relationships between acute medical and extended care facilities, and coordination responsibility of surge incidents.