Coronavirus COVID 19

EH & COVID-19 Resource Roundup: November 10, 2020

Nov 10, 2020 | Anu Varma

As part of the National Association of County and City Health Officials’ (NACCHO’s) work to support and serve 3,000 local health departments (LHDs) in the United States, NACCHO is releasing a bi-weekly blog consisting of an up-to-date collection of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) resources for our members working at the intersection of environmental health and COVID-19. Read the last blog from 10/28/2020.

Curated Resources as of 11/10/2020

NACCHO COVID-19 Updates/Events Across the Organization

NEW! NEHA Releases Second COVID-19 EH Workforce Needs Assessment Report

NEHA fielded a nationwide EH workforce needs assessment in response to COVID-19. The aim of the assessment was to collect primary data in support of efforts to assess EH workforce activities and identify needs in response to COVID-19.

The report highlights that EH practitioners, many of whom are employed at small local agencies, are actively supporting COVID-19 response and recovery. In addition to their customary responsibilities, their contributions are now felt in the safe reopening and restoration of the economy, emergency operations centers, and contact tracing and communication efforts. They have been tasked with new roles and responsibilities that sometimes place them at risk of harm from the disease. Many in the EH workforce also report being emotionally exhausted and understaffed. Read the full report.

Updated Considerations Released by CDC for the Holiday Season

CDC’s COVID-19 Resources For Early Childcare Facilities, K-12 Schools And Administrators

For School Administrators

For Disseminating Among Parents:

See any EH and COVID-19 categories missing on this bi-weekly blog? Let us know by emailing environmentalhealth@naccho.org. Continue to check back with NACCHO’s Essential Elements for COVID-19 and LHD resources.


NACCHO logo small version02 square N pms321 Invert

About Anu Varma

Pronouns: She/Her

Anupama Varma is a Communications Specialist for Environmental Health at NACCHO.

More posts by Anu Varma

Related Posts

I Stock 1149466575
  • Funding Opportunity
  • Climate Change

NACCHO to Grant Up to $75,000 to Support Local Health...

NACCHO, with support from the Climate and Health Program at the Centers of...

Sep 20, 2021 | Anu Varma

NACCHO to Grant Up to $75,000 to Support Local Health...

  • Vector Control

New Lyme Disease Training Modules (with FREE Continuing...

This four-part series will aid front-line healthcare providers with...

Aug 31, 2021

New Lyme Disease Training Modules (with FREE Continuing...

Glass water i Stock 803155598
  • Tools & Resources
  • Webinar
  • Water Quality

Responding to Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in...

On August 12, 2021, NACCHO and AAAS’s EPI Center hosted a webinar on PFAS...

Aug 27, 2021 | Guest Author

Responding to Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in...

  • Tools & Resources
  • Vector Control

World Mosquito Day 2021: Recap of NACCHO’s Mosquito...

To promote vector control and protect human health, the National Association of...

Aug 20, 2021 | Angana Roy, Danielle Chatelain

World Mosquito Day 2021: Recap of NACCHO’s Mosquito...

Pan xiaozhen IYE0 Im Ql Y90 unsplash
  • Tools & Resources
  • Webinar
  • Water Quality

Webinar: Managing Water Risk in the “New Normal”

On September 16, NACCHO will be joined by federal and industry public health...

Aug 16, 2021 | Emily D'Angelo

Webinar: Managing Water Risk in the “New Normal”

Produce vegetables grocery store i Stock 813211264
  • Funding Opportunity
  • Food Safety & Inspection
  • Opportunity

NEHA-FDA RFFM Mentorship Program in partnership with the...

Applications for the program are now open from September 9 through November 15,...

Aug 03, 2021 | Guest Author

NEHA-FDA RFFM Mentorship Program in partnership with the...

I Stock 1282479874
  • Emergency Response
  • Extreme Weather
  • Water Quality

NACCHO and CDC Technical Assistance Helps Local Ohio...

To improve water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) emergency preparedness and...

Jul 30, 2021 | Emily D'Angelo

NACCHO and CDC Technical Assistance Helps Local Ohio...

VC Prac Guide
  • Tools & Resources
  • Recommendations
  • Vector Control

NACCHO’s Practical Guide to Building Local Mosquito...

A new NACCHO resource provides information on establishing baseline activities...

Jul 29, 2021 | Anu Varma

NACCHO’s Practical Guide to Building Local Mosquito...

Glass water i Stock 803155598
  • Tools & Resources
  • Webinar

PFAS in Drinking Water: What Local Health Departments...

New webinar from NACCHO on August 12, 2021.

Jul 23, 2021

PFAS in Drinking Water: What Local Health Departments...

Back to Top