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COVID-19 Resources for Local Health Departments (April 27-May 1)

May 11, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

News from NACCHO

  • On April 30, NACCHO joined ASTHO, APHL, CSTE, and NCSD in penning a joint letter to encourage Congress to ensure sufficient national capacity for a robust contact tracing workforce that builds on existing state, territorial, local, tribal, and federal health agency disease investigation programs to quickly identify and isolate COVID-19 cases.
  • On April 24, former presidents of NACCHO, on behalf of the nation’s nearly 3,000 local health departments, sent a letter calling on Congress to invest in the public health response to novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and in public health infrastructure long term to protect the public from future threats.




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Kim Rodgers was formerly the Communications Manager at NACCHO.

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