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  • Tags: Ethics

Creator: Washington State Department of Health and Northwest Healthcare Response Network
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2020
Description: In the event of a large-scale disaster, either a no-notice event such as a natural disaster or a prolonged situation such as a pandemic, there is the potential for an overwhelming number of critically ill or injured patients. In these situations,…

VAPandemicFluPlan_2006-03-31.pdf
Creator: Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2006-03-31
Description: The VA Pandemic Influenza Plan has been created to guide VA in protecting staff and Veterans during a pandemic. It is part of VA emergency plans to help all parts of VA with preparation, response, and recovery stages of an influenza pandemic.

Creator: Fink, Sheri L.
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2010
Description: Demand for critical care resources could vastly outstrip supply in an influenza pandemic or other health emergency, which has led expert groups to propose altered standards for triage and resource allocation.

NETEC COVID-19 Ethical Issues in Pandemic Response, Triage and Beyond Final_reduced.pdf
Creator: NETEC
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Webinar
Date Last Updated: 2020-04-29
Description: Discuss Critical Standards of Care – what they are, when they occur, and the ethical principles to adhere to during a crisis. Additional topics will include resource allocation, triage, and disparities and limitations related to COVID-19.Get…

NETEC_Ethics_0100720.pdf
Creator: NETEC
Subject: Emergency Management
Item Type: Guide
Date Last Updated: 2020-10-07
Description: This printable flyer covers shifting standards of care in a pandemic.

Creator: World Health Organization (WHO)
Subject: General
Item Type: Publication
Date Last Updated: 2016-10-18
Description: Infectious disease outbreaks are frequently characterized by scientific uncertainty, social and institutional disruption, and an overall climate of fear and distrust. Policy makers and public health professionals may be forced to weigh and prioritize…

Creator: Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues
Subject: General
Item Type: Webinar
Date Last Updated: 2016-09-19
Description: Episode of the 'Ethically Sound' podcast, discussing ethics and ebola.