Bioterrorism in Medical and Healthcare Administration

Bioterrorism in Medical and Healthcare Administration

by Laure Paquette
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824756517

ISBN-13: 9780824756512

Pub. Date: 06/29/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Provides a clearly defined approach to unexpected phenomena that can be adapted by any group, organization, or workplace. This reference proposes an efficient method to identify, manage, and control transformations in the provision of health services during elevated levels of bioterrorist threat-offering step-by-step procedures and templates to prepare and

Overview

Provides a clearly defined approach to unexpected phenomena that can be adapted by any group, organization, or workplace. This reference proposes an efficient method to identify, manage, and control transformations in the provision of health services during elevated levels of bioterrorist threat-offering step-by-step procedures and templates to prepare and implement a coordinated response to high-alert situations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824756512
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/29/2004
Series:
Public Administration and Public Policy Series, #109
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.25(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: HOW TO DEVELOP OR ADAPT EMERGENCY PLANS FOR BIOTERRORIST THREATS

Strategy and Bioterrorism

Strategic Intervention: Tactical Analysis and Countervailing Tactics for Bioterrorism and Its Consequences

Bioterrorism's Threat and Planned Response: Strategic Analysis and Design

Counteracting a Bioterrorist Strategy: Overcoming the Inevitable Obstacles to Change

A Coordinated Response to Bioterrorism: In-House Training and Planning for Staff, Professionals, and Managers

PART II: SEMI-FICTIONAL CASE STUDIES

A Hypothetical Bioterrorist Attack

A Hospital Plans for Bioterrorism

A State Deals with Terrorism

An International Organization, WABO, Deals with Bioterrorism

A Country Deals with Bioterrorism

An International Organization of States Deals with Bioterrorism

Conclusion

Appendix: Solutions to the Analysis of the Cases

Index

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