If Disaster Strikes

Drill, Herb
June 2009
PN;Jun2009, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p22
Trade Publication
The article discusses the importance of planning to ensure safety and comfort in the event of natural disasters in the U.S. Dr. David Prezant, chief medical officer for the New York City Fire Department, is establishing registries for people who are power-dependent to prepare people from blackouts. Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) plans to issue the first checklist for device recipients to help people prepare from natural calamities. INSET: Hospitals Should Stand Up to Disasters.


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