Quinlan, Patrick J.; Thomas, Warner L.; Guthrie, Richard D.
September 2006
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Fall2006, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p25
The article focuses on the effect of the Hurricane Katrina and the struggle of the health care community during its devastation in New Orleans, Louisiana. The hurricane was considered as more than the greatest natural disaster in American history because of the significant damage it had caused. Ochsner Clinic Foundation, a non-university-based academic medical center, was one of the institutions that prepared well and struggled with the complex aftermath of the disaster.


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