Book/Report

Crisis Standards of Care: Ten Years of Successes and Challenges–Proceedings of a Workshop.

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Crisis Standards of Care: Ten Years of Successes and Challenges–Proceedings of a Workshop.  Washington, DC: The National Academies Press: 2020.  ISBN 9780309676250.

Patient safety is challenged during public health emergencies. This report examines a 10-year initiative to develop crisis preparedness standards. The material covers how to proactively apply the program’s experience to assess legal and ethical considerations, learn from federal and state initiatives, address challenges and design steps to continue progress.