Disaster Planning Apps Suite
Our Suite of Disaster Planning and Flu Forecasting
PACER researchers and scientists have developed a suite of
applications that are ideal for hospitals, emergency departments,
first responder organizations, and disaster planners to help
prepare for disasters and flu outbreaks.
* EMCAPS 2.0: This new
version of the EMCAPS disaster planning tool allows users to
estimate casualties from 11 different disasters identified by U.S.
Department of Homeland Security.
* Surge: This unique
new forecasting tool is designed to help hospital emergency
departments, ICUs and others prepare for and manage patient surge
from unexpected disasters.
* FluCast: This unique
forecasting program was developed help hospital emergency
departments, infectious disease experts, and others estimate the
number of flu patients they are likely to see in a given week.
All of these applications are free and accessible after
registering and setting up an account via the PACERAPPS Suite web
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