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Table 3 Clinical care committee sample membership

From: Clinical review: Allocating ventilators during large-scale disasters – problems, planning, and process

A clinical care committee (the members are predetermined for toxic, infectious, and trauma situations) is convened. During a pandemic, for example, this committee might consist of some or all of the following at a large facility [11]:
   • Administrator or designee
   • Medical director
   • Infection control
   • Infectious disease
   • Critical care
   • Emergency medicine
   • Pediatrics
   • Nursing supervisor
   • Respiratory care supervisor
   • Hospital ethicist (if possible)
   • Legal counsel
   • Community representative (if possible, similar to Institutional Review Board role)
   • Other (may include lab, radiology, bioelectronics, and pharmacy)