Prepare for a surge in patients

Healthcare facilities and clinicians should prepare to handle a larger number of patients while maintaining ability to care for routine patients. Purchase, acquire, or reserve equipment and resources. These actions can preserve staff personal protective equipment (PPE) and patient care supplies; ensure staff and patient safety; and expand available hospital capacity. Key words: ICU, Room, Bed, Respirator, Face shield, Mask, N95, Testing

SNOMED_CT Problem=191415002 (PB0050); SNOMED_CT Cat-Tar=385987000 (CG0002, TG0048)

  • sickness/injury care