A new template for Hospital Preparedness Program cooperative agreement recipients
creates a high-level response plan that identifies experts and specialized resources
within health care coalitions and processes to determine which facilities patients
are transported to in a mass casualty event.
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response is requiring that
all recipients use the Healthcare Coalition Pediatric Surge Annex Template to develop
Interested in helping your health care coalition work on disaster preparedness and
response? Reach out to your state recipient at http://bit.ly/HPPstates. For AAP assistance in facilitating the connection, email DisasterReady@aap.org.