MED-1: Hospital on wheels

Brooks, Janet
September 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/12/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 6, p569
Academic Journal
The article focuses on Medical Emergency Department or MED-I, the mobile hospital deployed for the victims of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, which will be deployed to New Orleans, Louisiana for the 2006 celebration of Mardi Gras. The U.S. government requested the presence of MED-I in the event to boost the number of beds available.


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