Key Considerations for Transferring Patients to Relief Healthcare Facilities when Responding to Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States
Guidance for state and local emergency medical planners and healthcare facilities, including facilities in rural areas, around patient safety and relief healthcare facility operations. Addresses considerations around the transfer of patients, staff, and supplies between healthcare facilities to optimize patient care, balance resources, and minimize use of crisis care standards.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Emergency preparedness and response · Healthcare facilities · Healthcare quality · Hospitals · Infectious diseases · Planning and strategy methods and resources