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Emergency management and social intelligence : a comprehensive all-hazards approach

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Charna R. Epstein, Ameya Pawar, Scott C. Simon. --Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press , c2015.
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Supplying an understanding of social vulnerability and its interplay with emergency management, this book provides information on garnering information to adapt emergency plans for emergency situations. It includes a historical analysis of how disaster monies have been spent as well as how it has been allocated so that it didn't mitigate future events. The authors discuss how harnessing local community intelligence from information centers; such as non-profits and social service providers, com…
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Author
Epstein, Charna R
Other Authors
Pawar, Ameya
Simon, Scott. C
Responsibility
Charna R. Epstein, Ameya Pawar, Scott C. Simon
Place of Publication
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Date of Publication
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxv, 216 p.)
ISBN
9781439847985
Subjects (MeSH)
Disaster Planning
Subjects (LCSH)
Emergency management
Abstract
Supplying an understanding of social vulnerability and its interplay with emergency management, this book provides information on garnering information to adapt emergency plans for emergency situations. It includes a historical analysis of how disaster monies have been spent as well as how it has been allocated so that it didn't mitigate future events. The authors discuss how harnessing local community intelligence from information centers; such as non-profits and social service providers, community vulnerabilities, planning gaps, and social strata, and leveraging organizational capacity will.
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e-Book
Location
Online
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Patient safety in emergency medicine

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat24709
Croskerry, Pat. --Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2009.
Call Number
WX 215 C951p 2009
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Call Number
WX 215 C951p 2009
Author
Croskerry, Pat
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Date of Publication
2009
Physical Description
428 p.
ISBN
9780781777278
Subjects (MeSH)
Patient Safety
Emergency Medical Services - organization & administration
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Safety Management - methods
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Copies
3
Loan Period
3 weeks
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