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MAHC Network Webinar: Updating Pool Codes at the Local Level

Sep 28, 2020 | Anu Varma

Friday, October 30, 2020
12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

The Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC) is a voluntary guidance document based on science and best practices that can help local and state authorities and the aquatics sector make swimming and other water activities healthier and safer. In early 2020, the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched the Aquatic Health and Safety Pilot Program to assist local health departments in reviewing, revising, and strengthen aquatic facilities’ codes using the MAHC. During this webinar, the two selected program participants, City of Kansas City, Missouri Health Department, MO; and Cuyahoga County Board of Health, OH, will share their experience and lessons learned while reviewing their local pool codes and identifying gaps and areas of improvement using the MAHC.

Register for the webinar!

Speakers:

  • Tom Fink, RS
    Program Manager
    Environmental Public Health Services
    Cuyahoga County Board of Health
  • Jacklyn Skaggs, MPH
    Public Health Specialist II/Field Supervisor
    Environmental Public Health Program
    City of Kansas City Health Department

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About Anu Varma

Pronouns: She/Her

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

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