Fatality Management Resources
Greater New York Hospital Association

Fatality Management Lessons-Learned and Recommendations Document
Lessons-learned documents that describes initial patient surges and how best to prepare for future surges. The document includes challenges, innovations, and a timeline of events, as well as short- and long-term recommendations.

Special Considerations Document
Assists hospitals update their fatality management plans by highlighting specific issues such as creating interdepartmental fatality management teams and surging mortuary space.

NYC Office of Chief Medical Examiner Hospital Toolkit
OCME has updated their Hospital Toolkit which contains guidance for NYC hospitals to manage fatality surges due to COVID-19. NYC hospitals have been advised to use this planning document when updating fatality management plans for future waves.