NACCHO Voice

The Word on Local Health Departments is a blog by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO).

NACCHO Releases Policy Statement on Risk Communication Capacity

NACCHO has released a new policy statement providing guidance and recommendations for risk communication capacity at...

Nov 16, 2015 | Katie Regan

What types of food safety education and outreach will your health department conduct prior to Thanksgiving?

Let us know in the comments below.

Nov 03, 2015 | Katie Regan

RESOLVE Releases Community Health and Shale Development Guidebook

“Community Health and Shale Development Guidebook” is a new publication by RESOLVE that seeks to educate local public...

Nov 03, 2015 | Katie Regan

FDA Finalizes Three New Rules Under FSMA

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finalized three additional rules developed under the Food Safety...

Nov 03, 2015 | Katie Regan

CDC Launches Redesigned Foodborne Outbreak Tool

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) redesigned an online tool that makes it easier to search data on...

Oct 30, 2015 | Katie Regan

Tips to Practice Food Safety this Halloween

Vampires, zombies, and superheros may not have much in common on the surface, but chances are they’ll all be...

Oct 30, 2015 | Katie Regan

Abstracts Open for NACCHO Annual 2016

The NACCHO Annual Conference Workgroup is seeking sharing session abstracts for the 2016 NACCHO Annual Conference, July...

Oct 29, 2015 | Katie Regan

CDC Releases Two New ‘Tracking in Action’ Videos

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Environmental Health Tracking Network has released...

Oct 28, 2015 | Katie Regan

Free Groundwater Resources for Environmental Health Professionals

Many parts of the United States depend on groundwater as a primary source of water. A new Centers for Disease Control...

Oct 27, 2015 | Katie Regan

Take Action During National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

October 25-31 is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, an awareness week dedicated to ensuring that homes are safe,...

Oct 27, 2015 | Katie Regan

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