How Patient Lookup Reduces the Burden on Disaster Response Caregivers

Standing on the hard concrete floor in a convention center in 2021, I watched as nurses made frustrated and frantic calls to hospitals and nursing homes. Hurricane Ida had swept through Louisiana one week prior, and now instead of booths with branded giveaways, rows...

Disaster Preparedness: How Ready Are We For Hurricane Season?

The 2021 Atlantic hurricane season is officially in full swing. In the first full month, we have experienced one-fourth of the named storms reserved for this year, with the emergence of Tropical Storms Ana, Bill, Claudette, and Danny. And we now brace for Hurricane...