Medical Shelters and Mobile Hospitals for Disaster Response
Following the success and recognition as the shelter of choice for the U.S. Air Force’s Expeditionary Medical Support (EMEDS) mobile medical system, as well as the U.S. Army Combat Support Hospital programs, the unmatched capability and durability of Alaska Structures’ military medical facilities highlighted a greater need for rapidly deployable medical shelters and mobile field hospitals for humanitarian and disaster response.
For more than a decade, BLU-MED Response Systems® (BLU-MED), a division of Alaska Structures, has enabled communities, businesses, governments, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and emergency management agencies to respond to large-scale disasters around the world with medical facilities, emergency shelters, and turnkey field hospitals. Most recently, BLU-MED has proven essential in fighting the coronavirus pandemic with medical support shelters with isolation facilities for COVID-19.
BLU-MED medical facilities provide a safe, clean environment where advanced-level health care can be given in any climate for short or long durations. BLU-MED mobile hospitals and medical shelters offer an unmatched level of customization and can be outfitted with essential medical equipment and supplies to perform the following functions:
- Mobile Emergency Rooms
- Mobile Operating Rooms
- Mobile Trauma Centers
- Emergency Operation Centers (EOCs)
- Hospital Surge Capacity
- Medical Support Shelters with Isolation Facilities for COVID-19, Influenza (Flu), Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV), Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV), Ebola, and Measles outbreaks
- Emergency Shelters
- Outpatient Clinics
- Mortuary facilities
BLU-MED offers technical consulting for the design and implementation of medical shelters, mobile hospitals, emergency shelters, and emergency operation centers, as well as logistics services for the shipment and transportation of medical shelters, emergency supplies, and medical equipment for disaster response.
For more information about BLU-MED Response Systems, its medical shelters, mobile field hospitals, or emergency response solutions, click the button below to be taken to the BLU-MED website.