Healthcare-disaster-preparedness-recovery Page ContentDevastation in the Carolinas from Hurricane Florence and the expected damage from Hurricane Michael in the Florida Panhandle and throughout the southern states can impact care delivery at healthcare facilities. In response to the active hurricane season, ECRI Institute is providing free access to a range of resources, publications, and tools to help healthcare facilities in this time of need. This Disaster Preparedness and Recovery Resource Center focuses on technology management, risk management, and patient safety. It includes links to valuable materials from ECRI Institute and external organizations.ECRI Institute ResourcesMedical Device SupportList of Medical Device Service Companies in Affected Areas, Sourcebase, retrieved on 10/9/2018Health Devices IV-Fluid Minibag Shortage: Technology Solutions to Consider Now, Health Devices Journal, 1/18/2018Patient Safety and Risk ManagementNot If, But When: Disaster Preparation Is a Necessity; ECRI Institute PSO, 5/1/2018Powerless: Layer Backup Strategies to Weather Power Outages, ECRI Institute PSO, 9/26/2017How Did Florida Hospitals Prepare for Hurricane Irma?, HRC Alerts, 9/13/2017Hurricane Harvey: The Storm Is Over, Challenges Remain, HRC Alerts, 9/6/2017How did Hospitals in Houston Handle Hurricane Harvey? HRC Alerts, 8/30/2017External ResourcesFDA Offers Tips about Medical Devices and Hurricane Disasters, The US Food and Drug Association, 1/9/2018Preparing for a Hurricane or Tropical Storm, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 8/22/2018Infection Control After a Disaster, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 9/5/2017National Preparedness Month, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 9/15/2017Hurricane Season Public Health Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Guidance for Health Care Providers, Response and Recovery Workers, and Affected Communities; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 9/13/2017Hurricane Preparedness and Response, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, retrieved on 9/12/2017National Preparedness Month, Ready.gov, retrieved on 9/12/2017Applying for a 1135 Waiver, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 8/29/2017QuestionsWe welcome your questions and will respond as quickly as we can. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.