How to Develop Medical Surge Planning Workshops

The “How to Develop Medical Surge Planning Workshops” is a tool for community planners to help advance medical surge planning in their community through well-structured workshops. The tool is designed to aid planners in accomplishing tasks outlined in the “Community Planning Framework for Healthcare Preparedness” found here.

This tool distills the information and lessons learned from community collaborations into an easy-to-use guide on how to address seven major topic areas.

  • Determining how a Workshop can aid Community Planning
  • Obtaining Support for a Workshop
  • Workshop Basics
  • Workshop Facilitation
  • How to Develop a Workshop on Models of Healthcare Delivery
  • How to Develop a Workshop on an Alternate Care System
  • How to Evaluate your Workshop

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Questions?

Please contact the team at healthcareprepared@cdc.gov

Page last reviewed: October 15, 2018