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External Emergency Response Plan in Multispecialty Hospital at Jaipur


  • Vikram Singh Chouhan
  • Agency : Gap Analysis, NABH Standards, External Emergency Response Plan
  • Objective : The main objective was to study the o gap analysis and preparing an external emergency response plan as per the requirement of NABH.
  • Background : Not Available
  • Methodology : The study was descriptive and qualitative in nature. The study was based on the standards of NABH. Comparing the existing plan and requirements of NABH and doing gap analysis as well as developing plan that fills the gap according to the NABH norms.
  • Findings : The findings of the study are described as gap analyses which are as follows: The allocation of bed in case of mass casualty was not appropriate, No Triage Area, No proper communication within the hospital, No process flow for different departments which will play an important role in emergency situation (Pharmacy, Laboratory, Blood Bank, Medical Record, Material management and no description of responsibilities of individuals in case of external disaster.
  • Recommendations : It is very necessary to have a policy for the communication within the organization during external emergency to avoid confusion and the staff and the department head get the right information and start working according to their job description.
to study the o gap analysis and preparing an external emergency response plan as per the requirement of NABH