Assisting Hurricane Evacuees in Houston and Louisiana

Assisting Hurricane Evacuees in Houston and Louisiana


Skip Skivington, MBA, Editor

Fall 2006 - Volume 10 Number 3

On Saturday, September 10, 2005, the California Emergency Medical Services Authority called. The US Surgeon General's Office had requested that the state provide medical support in the Houston area to treat Hurricane Katrina evacuees. This population had critically depleted local medical resources and their ability to provide adequate care.

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