ABSTRACT

Survey Assessment of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers' Emergency Preparedness   [open pdf - 5MB]

This preparedness survey was conducted to all 143 Veterans Affairs facilities an its 21 Veterans Integrated Service Networks (VISNs). Its findings cover a broad range of capabilities and they are presented under ten emergency preparedness categories. The categories include: Program Committee, Coordinator and Administration; Planning; Direction, Control, and Coordination; Communication and Warning; Crisis Communication and Public Information; Resource Management; Operations, Procedures, and Mutual Aid; Logistics and Facilities; Training, Exercises, Evaluations, and Corrective Actions; Decontamination.

LLIS Core Capability: Community Preparedness; Public Health; Healthcare; Community Preparedness

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Date:
2005-04-15
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Public Domain
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Lessons Learned Information Sharing (LLIS)
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pdf
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