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Allocation of emergency units: response areas

Jan M. Chaiken

Allocation of emergency units: response areas

by Jan M. Chaiken

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Published by Rand Corp.] in [Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emergency transportation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Jan M. Chaiken.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS36 .R28 no. 4745, HE199.9 .R28 no. 4745
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5468839M
    LC Control Number73171823

    EMERGENCY PREPARDNESS &R ESPONSE PLAN SUPPLEMENTARY LENDERS ’S INFORMATION PACKAGE (SLIP) DUNDEE PRECIOUS METALS KRUMOVGRAD KRUMOVGRAD PROJECT – BULGARIA OCTOBER Project No.: Report Issue Form RE P O R T ISS U E FO R M Client Name Dundee Precious Metals Ada Tepe Deposit Project Name Krumovgrad Gold Project - Bulgaria Report Title Emergency Preparedness Response . Operating room management is the science of how to run an operating room suite. Operational operating room management focuses on maximizing operational efficiency at the facility, i.e. to maximize the number of surgical cases that can be done on a given day while minimizing the required resources and related costs. For example, what is the number of required anaesthetists or the scrub nurses.

    To support the preparedness and response capabilities of the unit, Health Emergency Response Operations maintains a 24/7 Health and Medical Duty Officer. This individual works with health care facilities, and local, state, and federal emergency management agencies to respond to public health and medical incidents and disasters. Conversely, not all areas within a suburban or urban EMS coverage zone request services at the same rates, and most departments selectively position units to best manage demand.

    The threat of a catastrophic public health emergency causing life threatening illness or injury on a massive scale has prompted extensive federal, state, and local preparedness efforts. Modeling studies suggest that an influenza pandemic similar to that of would require ICU and mechanical ventilation capacity that is significantly greater than what is available. An Example of Resource Allocation Let's consider an example: A community receives a gift of $, from a wealthy donor to spend on healthcare, education and housing. The funds can be distributed among the three areas or dedicated to a single area, such as healthcare.


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The average travel time for emergency units such as fire engines, ambulances, and police patrol cars, which respond to spatially distributed incidents, is not necessarily minimized by always dispatching the units closest to each incident.

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