News tagged with disaster planning
(AP)—There are few places in the U.S. where hospitals have put as much thought and money into disaster planning as New York.
Health Nov 01, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay)—Many U.S. schools are not prepared for another pandemic, according to a new study.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 30, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A new article titled, "An HIT Solution for Clinical Care and Disaster Planning: How One Health Center in Joplin, MO, Survived a Tornado and Avoided a Health Information Disaster," by the Geiger Gibson /RCHN Community Health ...
Health May 21, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) -- Tornado, hurricane or flood, nursing homes are woefully unprepared to protect frail residents in a natural disaster, government investigators say.
Health Apr 16, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- In many parts of the United States, the infrastructure and systems to deliver health care during or after catastrophic disasters such as major earthquakes or widespread disease outbreaks are ...
Health Mar 21, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A new study of children's hospitals nationwide has found them underequipped to handle a major surge of patients in the event of a pandemic, and urges health care institutions and government agencies to immediately review ...
Health Aug 23, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Infant feeding was an unseen casualty of the recent Queensland natural disasters and researchers at The University of Queensland (UQ) want mothers to help them find out about the challenges they faced ...
Health May 05, 2011 | not rated yet | 0