Preparedness Brief

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

Countermeasures Needed to Overcome the MCM Operational Readiness Review

WANTED: Resources to Help State and Locals Defeat the Medical Countermeasure Operational Readiness Review  As budget...

Aug 13, 2015 | Raymond Puerini

CDC Releases Training Schedule for Upcoming Year

Registration is now open for the fall quarter Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) Preparedness Course and the Mass...

Aug 13, 2015 | Raymond Puerini

CDC Meals on Wheels Project Needs Resources to Enhance MCM Dispensing Plans

Trusted community partners are critical to serving the entire community and saving lives in a public health emergency....

Jul 15, 2015 | Raymond Puerini

National Library of Medicine Announces Disaster Health Information and Collaboration Projects

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has announced a funding opportunity, “Disaster Health Information and...

Apr 27, 2015 | Katie Regan

Local Health Department Considers the 49th Hour through Long-Term Mass Prophylaxis Planning

Anthrax response plans, exercises, and assessments over the past decade have focused almost exclusively on the first 48...

Apr 09, 2015 | Raymond Puerini

Federal, State, and Local Panelists to Discuss the Operational Readiness Review at the 2015 Preparedness Summit

In the fall of 2014, a sampling of state and local jurisdictions participated as early adopters, completing the Medical...

Apr 07, 2015 | Raymond Puerini

Using Meals on Wheels in MCM Dispensing Planning

Organizations such as Meals on Wheels, PeaPod, Express Scripts, and home healthcare agencies provide food, medical...

Feb 20, 2015 | Raymond Puerini

CDC Releases New Tool for Telephone Triaging Patients with Possible Influenza

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a new tool that could be helpful to medical office...

Jan 28, 2015 | Erin Roberts

Resource Mobilization and Utilization in an Emergency: Pinal County Public Health Services District

Increasing infectious disease threats mean health departments face increasing resource constraints. To see how local...

Jan 07, 2015 | Guest Author

CDC Offers Preparedness Training for Local Health Departments

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Strategic National Stockpile (DSNS) has announced its...

Dec 11, 2014 | Raymond Puerini

Partner Articles

Water Fountain
  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Water Quality

Purdue University’s New Water Systems Course Designed to...

Purdue is partnering with NACCHO to offer this online course at a discount for...

Dec 04, 2020 | Emily D'Angelo

Purdue University’s New Water Systems Course Designed to...

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  • Emergency Response
  • Infectious Disease
  • Opportunity

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...

2020 04 27 15 21 31 COVID 19 Alternate Care Site Resources ASPR TRACIE
  • 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

2020 04 27 15 54 18 Public Health COVID 19 Online Community
  • 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

  • Tools & Resources
  • 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

  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Infectious Disease
  • Podcast

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

  • Research & Reports

42nd Annual Report on the Health of the Nation

The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) at the CDC released its 42nd...

Nov 19, 2019 | Kim Rodgers

42nd Annual Report on the Health of the Nation

  • Call for Comments
  • Opioid Overdose Epidemic

Call for Comments: Community-Based Response to Drug...

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has sent a New Project...

Oct 29, 2019 | Kim Rodgers

Call for Comments: Community-Based Response to Drug...

  • Community Engagement

Article: Engaging with Community- and Faith-Based...

Dr. Scott Santibanez, Associate Director for Science for CDC’s Division in...

Sep 17, 2019 | Kim Rodgers

Article: Engaging with Community- and Faith-Based...

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