When a disaster strikes, it rarely impacts just one jurisdiction. It is important for jurisdictions to consider how they will respond to a scenario in which the entire region is impacted. To explore these considerations, the Institute of Medicine's Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events organized a workshop in 2014 to examine how information and incident management can augment response efforts in a complex, regional emergency. This brief summary highlights the presentation and discussion of the workshop.
Institute of Medicine. 2014. Regional Disaster Response Coordination to Support Health Outcomes: Information Sharing and Incident Management: Workshop in Brief. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/21669.
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