Wednesday, April 29, 2009

We're Ready For Worst, City Says

Montreal regional health director David Levine. Photograph by: Tedd Church, Gazette file photo

From The Montreal Gazette:

Elaborate emergency plan in place; retired doctors, nurses would be called.

In a worst case scenario of swine flu outbreak, health authorities would take over hotels and run them like hospitals, the head of the Montreal health agency said yesterday.

Montreal's elaborate emergency plan calls for commandeering "non-traditional sites where beds could be set up," said David Levine of the Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de Montréal.

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My Comment: Cough ..... cough.

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