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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 19. Data Entry For an Alternative Care Facility

Figure shows a screen capture of the HAvBED Alternative Care Site Data Entry page. Sample Data is entered for a fictitious site, Lowry AFB Hangar 2.  Fields allow entry for the number of Available Beds by Bed Type (Current, 24 Hour, and 72 Hour) as well as the site's Mass Decontamination Status and whether or not is it Ventilator Capable.  There is also a space for Remarks.

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