Preparedness Brief

The Preparedness Brief provides updates and information from NACCHO’s public health preparedness portfolio.

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COVID-19 News and Resources (Updated Weekly)

To support the role of local health departments (LHDs) in the COVID-19 response, NACCHO is compiling guidance/news,...

Mar 31, 2020
By Kim Rodgers

NACCHO Staff Mark National Preparedness Month 2013

To mark National Preparedness Month 2013, members of NACCHO’s staff organized and participated in two activities to...

Oct 01, 2013 | pbgatekeeper

Risks of Cyber Attacks Leave Health of Communities Vulnerable

NACCHO staff authored an article in the Center for Infrastructure Protection Report highlighting the effects of cyber...

Oct 01, 2013 | pbgatekeeper

NACCHO Staff Report: Florida State University Hosts Legal Preparedness Training

NACCHO and the FSU Center for Innovative Collaboration in Medicine and Law in Tallahassee, Florida have partnered to...

Sep 27, 2013 | Andy Roszak

NACCHO is One of Top Five Information Sources for Local Health Departments on Twitter

Researchers from Brown School of Social Work and Washington University in St. Louis presented findings that provided...

Sep 26, 2013 | Frances Bevington

CDC Launches New Radiation Emergency Preparedness Page

Recently, the CDC released an updated webpage focusing on radiation emergencies. The revised website features action...

Sep 25, 2013 | Andy Roszak

NACCHO Staff Report: Public Health Law & Science Seminar for Judges

To promote comprehensive emergency preparedness, including legal preparedness, NACCHO supported a training seminar with...

Sep 25, 2013 | Andy Roszak

Real Stories of Emergency Preparedness in Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

This year the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Office of Public Health Preparedness and...

Sep 19, 2013 | Frances Bevington

Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance Online Training Available

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launched the course, “Emergency Responder Health Monitoring...

Sep 19, 2013 | pbgatekeeper

Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance System Online Training Available

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has introduced the course “Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and...

Sep 19, 2013 | pbgatekeeper

Connecticut Declares “Public Health Ready Day” in Honor of Earning Statewide PPHR Recognition

The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) announced that each of Connecticut’s five Emergency Planning and...

Sep 18, 2013 | Frances Bevington

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National Student Response Network Linking Volunteers to...

The National Student Response Network (NSRN) is fielding the volunteer needs of...

May 20, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

National Student Response Network Linking Volunteers to...

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  • Emergency Response
  • Infectious Disease

COVID-19 Alternate Care Site Resources

ASPR TRACIE has just released COVID-19 Alternate Care Site Resources, a...

Apr 22, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

COVID-19 Alternate Care Site Resources

  • Tools & Resources
  • Infectious Disease

AMA Telehealth Implementation Playbook

During a pandemic, healthcare facilities may need telehealth/medicine...

Apr 21, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

AMA Telehealth Implementation Playbook

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  • Communications & Public Relations
  • Emergency Response
  • Infectious Disease

NNPHI Launches COVID-19 Learning & Action Collaborative

The National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI) has launched a...

Apr 21, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

NNPHI Launches COVID-19 Learning & Action Collaborative

  • Infectious Disease

Penn State Project ECHO: COVID-19 ECHO Series

Penn State Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) has...

Mar 31, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

Penn State Project ECHO: COVID-19 ECHO Series

  • Tools & Resources
  • Infectious Disease

CIDRAP: COVID-19 Podcasts and Webinars

The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy has a running archive of...

Mar 31, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

CIDRAP: COVID-19 Podcasts and Webinars

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