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National Hospital Available Beds for Emergencies and Disasters (HAvBED) System

Public Health Emergency Preparedness

This resource was part of AHRQ's Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) program, which was discontinued on June 30, 2011, in a realignment of Federal efforts.

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Figure 16. Individual Hospital Web-Based Data Entry

Figure shows a screen capture of the HavBED Hospital Data Entry Page.  Sample data is shown for the Denver Health Medical Center, including Available Beds by Bed Type (Adult Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Medical/Surgical, Burn, Pediatric ICU, Pediatric, Psychiatric, Negative Pressure Isolation, and Operating Rooms) as well as Emergency Department Status, Mass Decontamination Status, and number of Ventilators Available.  There is also a space for Remarks for each Bed Type.

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