A Step Forward in Accountability for Public Health Emergency Preparedness : Developing Standards for Mass Antibiotic Dispensing
Publication Date: January 2008
Publisher(s): RAND Corporation
Author(s): Christopher Nelson; Edward W. Chan; Anita Chandra; Paul Sorensen; Henry H. Willis; Katherine Comanor; Hayoung Park; Karen A. Ricci; Leah B. Caldarone; Molly Shea; John A. Zambrano; Lydia Hansell
This fact sheet summarizes the results of a RAND initiative to develop performance standards for distributing antibiotics and other lifesaving medical countermeasures on a large scale within the critical first 48 hours of a public health emergency.