ABSTRACT

Federal Patient Movement Overview Fact Sheet   [open pdf - 151KB]

"When a state requests federal support to move patients, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), as the lead federal agency for Emergency Support Function #8, Public Health and Medical Services, will implement the patient movement system, which is comprised of five functions: patient evacuation (to include patient reception and management), medical regulating, en-route medical care, patient tracking, and re-entry."

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Date:
2016-10-27
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Public Domain
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Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange (TRACIE): http://www.asprtracie.hhs.gov/
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