Preparedness Brief

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

Surge Management Workgroup August Report

The Surge Management workgroup held its August call on the 25th. The workgroup was tasked on the last call to bring...

Aug 27, 2014 | Stacy Stanford

Preparedness Policy Advisory Group August Report

The Preparedness Policy Advisory Group (PPAG) held its monthly call on August 13. The workgroup welcomed new NACCHO...

Aug 21, 2014 | Katie Dwyer

“Crisis Standards of Care: Lessons from Communities Building Their Plans” Workshop Summary Available

The Institute of Medicine has released the workshop summary from the 2014 Preparedness Summit session, “Crisis...

Jun 27, 2014 | Admin

Hurricane Preparedness: An Opportunity for Local Health Departments to Assess Capacity and Plan for Season

May 25-May 31, 2014 is National Hurricane Preparedness Week, a national awareness campaign supported by NOAA, DHS,...

May 29, 2014 | Rachel Schulman

Surge Managment Workgroup May Report

The Surge Management workgroup held its May call on May 22. The call opened with a debrief about each member’s...

May 28, 2014 | Stacy Stanford

Hospital Preparedness Program Budget Cuts Could Jeopardize Gains Made in Healthcare and Public Health Preparedness

On Jan. 17, President Obama signed into law a Federal spending bill that included a cut of over $100 million to the...

Mar 11, 2014 | Nicole Dunifon

NACCHO Hosts George Washington University Students for Policy Scholars Program

Over the past several months, NACCHO staff have developed a Policy Scholars Program that provides graduate-level...

Feb 11, 2014 | Sara Rubin

NACCHO’s 2013 National Profile of Local Health Departments Shows Continued Funding Cuts for Preparedness

On Jan. 21, NACCHO released the report of findings and data from the 2013 National Profile of Local Health Departments...

Jan 28, 2014 | Frances Bevington

Surge Management Workgroup November Report

The Surge Management work group convened via conference call the third week of November. The group continued the...

Nov 27, 2013 | Stacy Stanford

Risks of Cyber Attacks on the Healthcare Sector Leave Public Health of Communities Vulnerable

In December 2011, a hospital in Georgia was forced to divert all non-emergency admissions to other medical centers,...

Oct 24, 2013 | Justin Snair

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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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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

  • 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

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  • Infectious Disease
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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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