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Surge Tool Kit and Facility Checklist

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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Facility Checklist


Review of hospital accessibility to delivery vehicles and available loading dock space.

Date: __________________  Location: __________________________  Team Member: ____________________

Site and Surroundings

Access Roads and Parking

Transportation hindrances for any vehicle:  
Control for site entry:  
Vehicle access from:  
Possible traffic patterns:  
Other adjacent roadways:  

Building Exterior

Loading Dock

Number of berths:  
Largest vehicle type that can be accommodated:  


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