Enhancing public health emergency preparedness for special needs populations : a toolkit for state and local planning and response

Experiences from recent emergencies, such as Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, have shown that current emergency preparedness plans are inadequate to address the unique issues of special needs populations. This toolkit is meant to assist state and local public health agencies improve their emergency prep...

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Main Author: Ringel, Jeanne S.
Corporate Authors: RAND Health, Center for Domestic and International Health Security, Rand Corporation, United States Department of Health and Human Services
Other Authors: Chandra, Anita, Williams, Malcolm, Ricci, Karen A.
Format: eBook
Published: Santa Monica, CA RAND 2009, 2009
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references