Hospital Incident Command System
The Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) is implemented in hospitals in emergency situations to establish a clear chain of command to better maximize objectives. HICS is a standardized, all-hazard incident management system that enables hospitals to better organize resources, staff and facilities in order to remain operational during an emergency and promote the restoration of day-to-day operations.
DQE Incident Solutions® products are designed with Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) goals and strategies in mind to enhance hospital emergency preparedness and response capability. Incident Solutions line includes products such as hospital staff identification vests, HICS forms and HICS job action sheets.to assist in the documentation and management of an emergency incident, HICS dry erase board and HICS easel pad to track assigned staff to various HICS organizational positions, a HICS pocket guide, and various support materials.