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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 18. Creating an Alternative Care Facility (or New Hospital)

Figure shows a screen capture of the Create Facility page. Fields allow entry of data for Type of Facility (Alternate Care Site or Hospital/Medical Institution); Site or Institution Name; Name of Chief Administration or Contact; Street Address, City, State, Zip Code, Telephone Number, County; American Hospital Association  (AHA) Identification Number; If Alternate Care Site, Name of Operating Facility; Longitude and Latitude; Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) Code, and whether or not the facility is an NDMS or Tricare Participant.  Sample Data is entered for a fictitious site, Lowry AFB Hangar 2.

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