Radgia Cook, Protiviti Associate Director, and Michael Porier, Protiviti Managing Director
Business continuity plans are the lifeline for keeping healthcare organizations viable and operational to provide care for the community during and after an emergency. During an event such as the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare organizations must activate both their required emergency preparedness plans and their business continuity plans. A business continuity plan reduces economic impact to the organization during an event, allowing it to maintain critical business and logistical functions.
This article takes a closer look at how organizations can be fully prepared to weather the current COVID-19 pandemic, as well as any future interruptions that may arise.