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.

etoc emailClick here to join the E-TOC list or text TPJ to 22828. You will receive an Email notice with the Table of Contents of each issue.


The Kaiser Permanente National CME Program designates this journal-based CME activity for 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


27,000 print readers per quarter, 15,350 eTOC readers, and in 2018, 2 million page views of TPJ articles in PubMed from a broad international readership.

The Permanente Press

The Permanente Press publishes The Permanente Journal and books related to healthcare. For information about subscriptions, missing issues, billing, subscription renewal, and back issues, Email:

ISSN 1552-5775 Copyright © 2019

All Rights Reserved.