Report: U.S. hospitals still need to work on disaster plans

04/24/2009 | HealthLeaders Media

A study evaluating the first five years of the HHS Hospital Preparedness Program launched in 2002 found that U.S. hospitals still could be overwhelmed by large-scale disasters and emergencies. However, the study found significant improvements in disaster preparedness among hospitals in terms of developing a comprehensive plan, coordinating with local agencies and providing adequate training.

View Full Article in:

HealthLeaders Media

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Clinical Trials Agreements Specialist (209955)
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine Inc.
Rockville, MD
SAFETY, HEALTH, and ENVIRONMENTAL (SHE) REGIONAL SPECIALIST
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Newark, CA
Catheter Engineer
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
MANAGER MEDICAL GAS COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY
Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc.
Houston, TX
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations