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Mohajervatan A, Rezaei F. The Revolution in the Iranian Disaster Management System in Controlling COVID-19 Pandemic. Health in Emergencies and Disasters Quarterly. 2021; 6 (4) :199-204
URL: http://hdq.uswr.ac.ir/article-1-339-en.html
1- Department of Health in Disaster and Emergencies, School of Management and Medical Information Sciences, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.
2- Social Determinants of Health Research Centre, Department of Health in Disasters and Emergencies, School of Management and Medical Information, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran. , f.rezaei.ms@gmail.com
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Managing the disastrous consequences of pandemics depends on the capacity of the governments to mitigate them. As the health system in Iran was undertaking economic issues because of sanctions, the government has been forced to make major and urgent decisions while anticipating the economic, social, and political effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, Iran has integrated all critical sections of the community to provide a unified command structure to involve all stakeholders. In this regard, we present a disaster management structure in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Iran. We hope to provide information on the advantages that might change disaster management structure in pandemics.
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Type of Study: Editorial | Subject: Special
Received: 2020/12/13 | Accepted: 2021/07/19 | Published: 2021/07/1

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