Safe hospitals in emergencies and disasters: structural, non-structural and functional indicators
Safe hospitals in emergencies and disasters: structural, non-structural and functional indicators. World Health Organization (WHO). Regional Office for the Western Pacific. Source: Geneva; WHO. Regional Office for the Western Pacific; 2010. 40 p.
Identification of the structural, nonstructural and functional vulnerabilities is the first step towards reducing risks in hospitals and health facilities and ensuring that they will be resilient, safe and will continue to operate in times of emergency and disaster. This document provided a list of indicators that must be considered in assessing the vulnerabilities of hospitals and health facilities.