Alternate Title: Buffalo Hospital Closed Point of Dispensing After Action Report / Improvement Plan
"This exercise is a functional exercise planned for October 1, 2013 at Buffalo Hospital. Exercise play is limited to Buffalo Hospital and Wright County Public Health. The objectives of the exercise are as follows: 1. Test the process triggered by the HAN Alert (Health Alert Notification) email from WCPH to Buffalo Hospital 9am Monday, September 30th. 2. Verify the transmittal of the appropriate Everbridge communication and Code Orange page from Security once the HAN Alert has been received. 3. Evaluate the process of requesting, distributing, tracking and securing antibiotics and setting-up a Closed POD [Point of Dispensing]. 4. Assess the referral process to Emergency Department with symptomatic patients. 5. Evaluate the dispensing through-put of staff in a Closed POD. 6. Critique the Command Center Staff's ability to get the Command Center operational and test communications with Wright County Public Health DOC. 7. Identify opportunities and implement interventions where the work flow/process can be improved during the Closed POD drill."
Wright County (Minn.) Public Health Department. Buffalo (Minn.). Buffalo Hospital. Posted here with permission. Documents are for personal use only and not for commercial profit.
Lessons Learned Information Sharing (LLIS)
Buffalo Closed POD (Point of Dispensing). Buffalo, MN. September 30-October 1, 2013.