Skip Navigation U.S. Department of Health and Human Services www.hhs.gov
Agency for Healthcare Research Quality www.ahrq.gov
Archive print banner

Emergency Preparedness Resource Inventory (EPRI)

This information is for reference purposes only. It was current when produced and may now be outdated. Archive material is no longer maintained, and some links may not work. Persons with disabilities having difficulty accessing this information should contact us at: https://info.ahrq.gov. Let us know the nature of the problem, the Web address of what you want, and your contact information.

Please go to www.ahrq.gov for current information.

Preface

Abt Associates Inc., serving as prime contractor, the Geisinger Health System, and Relyon Media Inc. collaborated on this project. The contract was funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (contract No. 290-00-003, task orders 5 and 6).

Abt staff designed the structure for the Web-based inventory tool (called the Emergency Preparedness Resource Inventory—A Tool for Local, Regional, and State Planners) and assisted in the pilot field test.

Geisinger Health System assembled a project Steering Committee in Pennsylvania, created the resource list and list of location types for the data warehouse, and implemented the pilot field test.

Relyon Media, a Web development firm, programmed the Web-based tool based upon input of both the Abt and GHS project staffs.

An accompanying Technical Manual is intended for System Administrators implementing this tool in their own jurisdictions. The software tool itself is available without cost from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; it is copyrighted and cannot be resold.

For additional information, contact:

Andrea Hassol
Abt Associates Inc.
55 Wheeler St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 349-2488
E-mail: andrea_hassol@abtassoc.com

The authors of this report are responsible for its content. No statement in the report should be construed as an official position of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

This document is in the public domain and may be used and reprinted without permission except those copyrighted materials noted, for which further reproduction is prohibited without the specific permission of copyright holders.

Return to Contents
Proceed to Next Section

The information on this page is archived and provided for reference purposes only.

 

AHRQ Advancing Excellence in Health Care