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Health Emergency Assistance Line and Triage Hub (HEALTH) Model

Public Health Emergency Preparedness

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

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Appendix J. Quality Control Process

Sample Decision Triage Tree

This clinical evaluation tool for smallpox vaccine adverse reactions, "Ophthalmologic Reactions/Eye Splash or Other Potential Exposure to Vaccine Virus," was developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and is also available on the CDC's Web site at:

Flow chart depicting Quality Control Process. Go to Text Description [D] for details.

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