Helpful Tools to Comfort Children After a Disaster in a Healthcare Setting

Having to be in a hospital for an illness or injury is cause for concern enough, imagine being admitted because of an ailment during a disaster situation. Now take a child and place them in that scenario, the mind races … Read More

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Will Health Care Professionals Work in a Disaster?

A Hospital’s surge of patients during a disaster depends largely on having an adequate number of personnel to provide care. Studies conducted since 1991 have indicated that health care personnel may not be willing to work in all disaster situations. … Read More

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Where to Store Disaster Food?

Storage options can be a tricky thing for medical facilities that do not have the space available. In addition to having the space, it also needs to be temperature-controlled. Most disaster food with a 10-year shelf life or longer are … Read More

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Is How Your Food Packaged Important to the Shelf Life and Quality of Your Disaster Food?

There are 3 main components that spoil food, water (Moisture) Heat and Oxygen. When removing these elements from our food source, manufactures are able to create a food product that can last up to 30 years without losing more than … Read More

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5 Ways to Purchase Your Disaster Food

When looking to purchase your long term shelf life disaster food, the upfront cost may come as a surprise. Rest assured it will save tens to hundreds of thousands of dollars over the shelf life of the food. Most healthcare … Read More

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Current Problems w/ Disaster Food Rotation in Hospitals

Not being able to locate disaster response protocol because of the constant turn over. No communication between new directors and the previous director on what to do and the process they have in place. Food waste – Not being able … Read More

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What to look for when purchasing a disaster meal program

When purchasing a disaster meal program there are several aspects to take into consideration. We have provided a list below to help with the purchasing decision a little bit easier. … Read More

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