Preparedness Brief

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

NACCHO and CDC Collaborate on Peer-reviewed Journal Article

NACCHO and CDC colleagues co-published a commentary, “Leveraging Partnerships Among Community Pharmacists,...

Apr 10, 2014 | Sara Rubin

NACCHO and Local Health Department Volunteers Host Point-of-Dispensing Exercise

On April 2, NACCHO and 51 volunteers from local health departments (LHDs) around the country hosted a...

Apr 08, 2014 | Lisa Brown

The Washington State Oso Mudslide: Response, Rescue, and Recovery

On Sat. March 22, a massive mudslide buried a rural town in Snohomish County, WA, just 50 miles north of Seattle, which...

Mar 31, 2014 | Sara Rubin

CDC/NACCHO Host Workshop for Clinical Utilization Plan for Anthrax Countermeasures in a Mass Event Setting

On March 12-13, 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in collaboration with the National...

Mar 25, 2014 | Lisa Brown

Newly Released Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity

On Feb. 12, the Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology released the Framework for...

Feb 21, 2014 | Lisa Brown

Emergency Use Authorization Issued for New H7N9 In Vitro Diagnostic Product

On Feb. 14, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the Lyra™ Influenza...

Feb 20, 2014 | Lisa Brown

WebWISER 4.5 Released

In January 2014, the National Library of Medicine announced that WebWISER 4.5 is now available. This new release...

Jan 22, 2014 | Andy Roszak

National Radon Action Month: Resources for Local Health Departments

What is tasteless, colorless, and odorless and the number one cause of lung cancer in non-smokers in the United States?...

Jan 21, 2014 | Lisa Brown

Opinion: Health reform can lead to more resilient communities

Dr. Nicole Lurie, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response at the U.S. Department of Health and Human...

Jan 15, 2014 | Sara Rubin

Flu Activity Increasing After a Slow Start to Flu Season

According to FluView, the CDC’s weekly influenza surveillance report, flu activity is increasing nationwide and...

Jan 03, 2014 | Lisa Brown

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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