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Disaster Planning for Respiratory Issues

08.03.2013 · Posted in COPD - supplemental oxygen

The National Preparaedness Community

Do you have a friend or family member on Oxygen?

Do they have a Disaster Plan for Oxygen use during a Disaster?

Did you know that Breathing is not Optional?

It could be if you do not have a Disaster Plan for your Respiratory Illness.

 

Importance of Disaster Planning

For respiratory clients, disaster planning is a must.

>Breathing is not optional.

>Must be prepared with a respiratory plan.

>Must be ready to use your plan anytime.

>Must have extra respiratory supplies on-hand and packed.

 

A copy of the Disaster Plan for Respiratory Users can be downloaded at:

http://www.nopersonleftbehind.org/Publications/OxygenDisasterEvacuationPlan.pdf

 

Created by – Linda Carter, No Person Left Behind.org

Disaster Planning for Respiratory Illness © Feb 2012

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