TITLE

Can It Get Any Worse?

AUTHOR(S)
Boland, Richard T.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Fall2006, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the challenges encountered during and after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. The author cites several challenges experienced during the disaster such as preparedness, responses of the local, state, and federal government, and behavioral health needs of the people. Moreover, he recognizes the great response and efforts of the hospitals to overcome the difficulties during the disaster.
ACCESSION #
22356686

 

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