Facility Evacuation Module
Facility Evacuation Toolbox:
Use these resources to help prepare and plan for a healthcare facility evacuation
When Hurricane Irene threatened Brooklyn in August of 2011, the Coney Island Hospital was well prepared for an evacuation. Armed with a robust emergency management system and the experience of
What's your emergency plan?
After 2017’s devastating California fire season , we decided to use our resources to help. As we head into the 2018 fire season, our goal is to give every California hospital and care facility access to our evacuation module at no cost. Technology is the great equalizer, and if our platform can help save lives during a disaster we want to be able to help.
How it works today in an evacuation
How it works with VectorCare in an evacuation
Who and how we have helped.
Kaiser Santa Rosa - Tubbs Fire Evacuation using VectorCare
During the Tubbs fire of October 2017, Kaiser used VectorCare to coordinate the transport of 130 patients to safety within 2 hours.
That’s 5x faster than another hospital who was evacuating patients at the exact same time.
Phyllis Stark, Regional Continuum of Care Administrator, Kaiser Permanente