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Emergency Preparedness
Language: en
Pages: 53
Authors: Cynthia A. Bascetta
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02 - Publisher: DIANE Publishing

Potential terrorist attacks and the possibility of naturally occurring disease outbreaks have raised concerns about the ¿surge capacity¿ of the nation¿s health care systems to respond to mass casualty events. This report identified 4 key components of preparing for a medical surge: (1) increasing hospital capacity; (2) identifying alternate care
Health Emergency Preparedness and Response
Language: en
Pages: 229
Authors: Andy Wapling, Chloe Sellwood
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-22 - Publisher: CABI

Intensely practical and down to earth, this timely new text covers the breadth of health emergency preparedness, resilience and response topics in the context of inter-disciplinary and whole society responses to a range of threats. It includes public, private and third sector roles in preparation for and in response to
Using Social Marketing for Public Emergency Preparedness
Language: en
Pages: 118
Authors: Nancy Meyer-Emerick
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Less than half of the public in the U.S. have taken the three steps to prepare for emergencies that are recommended by FEMA and the Red Cross: having a 3-day emergency kit, a family communication plan, and knowing where to get information during an emergency. Although emergency managers attempt to
Emergency Preparedness through Community Cohesion
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Jean Parker
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-08 - Publisher: Routledge

This book is a revision of the author’s original doctoral thesis on emergency preparedness through community radio in North Indian villages into a widening array of possible reapplications in other community development fields. The author expands on the process of transforming emergency preparedness education through community media in rural North