Tips for moving those with special needs

August 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Aug2009, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p93
The article presents tips for people with special medical needs when evacuating due to circumstances such as hurricanes in the U.S. It notes that people should not wait until a storm threatens and stresses that they should make sure they have hurricane kit. It then suggests having backup medication and power resources if they are on home oxygen or nebulizers. It further states that before the storm, gasoline tanks should be filled and cellular telephones must be charged.


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