Crisis Standards of Care:

Crisis Standards of Care:

A Systems Framework for Catastrophic Disaster Response (2012)

Hardcover
516 pages | 8.25 x 10
978-0-309-25346-8

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Hardcover
516 pages | 8.25 x 10
978-0-309-25346-8

Crisis Standards of Care:

A Systems Framework for Catastrophic Disaster Response (2012)

  • Overview
  • Table of Contents
  • Related Resources

Authors

Dan Hanfling, Bruce M. Altevogt, Kristin Viswanathan, and Lawrence O. Gostin, Editors; Committee on Guidance for Establishing Crisis Standards of Care for Use in Disaster Situations; Board on Health Sciences Policy (HSP); Institute of Medicine (IOM)

Suggested Citation

Institute of Medicine. Crisis Standards of Care: A Systems Framework for Catastrophic Disaster Response. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2012.

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This report has a unique design that reflects its purpose of providing targeted resources for all stakeholders involved in a disaster response. Crisis Standards of Care is a seven-volume set: Volume 1 provides an overview; Volume 2 pertains to state and local governments; Volume 3 pertains to emergency medical services; Volume 4 pertains to hospitals and acute care facilities; Volume 5 pertains to out-of-hospital care and alternate care systems; Volume 6 contains a public engagement toolkit; and Volume 7 contains appendixes with additional resources.

The following templates are included in Crisis Standards of Care and are designed to guide the efforts of individuals and organizations responsible for crisis standards of care planning and implementation. (Click on a link above or the download icon next to the cover to get these supporting files.)

  • Template 5.1. Core Functions for CSC Plan Development (Within States)
  • Template 5.2. Core Functions for Implementing CSC Plans in States During CSC Incidents
  • Template 6.1. Core Functions of EMS Systems in the Development of State Crisis Standards of Care (CSC) Plans
  • Template 6.2. Core Functions of EMS Systems and EMS Personnel in the Implementation of CSC Plans
  • Template 7.1. Core Functions of Hospital Facilities and Providers in the Implementation of CSC Plans
  • Template 8.1. Core Functions of the Out-of-Hospital and Alternate Care Systems in CSC Planning and Implementation

Click here to view the precursor to this study, Guidance for Establishing Crisis Standards of Care for Use in Disaster Situations: A Letter Report.



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