Incident Management Workgroup April Update

NACCHO’s Incident Management Workgroup held its monthly call on April 27.  Dr. Robyn Gershon from the University of California,...

May 01, 2015 | Rachel Schulman

  • April 2015 Preparedness Committee Meeting

    On Monday, April 13, 2015, NACCHO’s Preparedness Committee – which is comprised of the chairs of the seven preparedness workgroups –...

    Apr 28, 2015 | Katie Dwyer

  • The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) Workgroup – March Report

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) workgroup held its monthly call on March 24. The call kicked-off with...

    Apr 07, 2015 | Nicole Dunifon

  • Incident Management Workgroup March Report

    NACCHO’s Incident Management workgroup held its monthly call on March 23. John Degnan, Public Health Emergency Response...

    Apr 07, 2015 | Rachel Schulman

  • The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) Workgroup – February Report

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) workgroup held its monthly call on February 24, 2015. During the call,...

    Feb 27, 2015 | Nicole Dunifon

  • The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) Workgroup – January Report

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures workgroup held its monthly call on January 27. Ann Goodman Hoover, Deputy Director...

    Feb 06, 2015 | Nicole Dunifon

  • Project Public Health Ready: A Tool for Improving Statewide Preparedness

    A hurricane is fast approaching your region. How will evacuation and sheltering procedures work when your neighbors are all affected,...

    Jan 22, 2015 | Rachel Schulman

  • Preparedness Policy Advisory Group December 2014 Report

    After taking the month of November off, the Preparedness Policy Advisory Group (PPAG) reconvened its monthly calls on December 10. The...

    Jan 06, 2015 | Katie Dwyer

  • MRC Project December Report

    NACCHO staff held the MRC Volunteer Core Competencies meeting on December 11-12 in Arlington, VA to review the status of the revised...

    Dec 30, 2014 | Admin

  • Incident Management Workgroup April Update

    NACCHO’s Incident Management Workgroup held its monthly call on April 27.  Dr. Robyn Gershon from the University of California, San Francisco presented on research results regarding the current state of mass fatality planning in the United States. The study purpose was to identify appropriate measures of preparedness for mass fatality incidents and to assess preparedness […]

    May 01, 2015 | Rachel Schulman

    April 2015 Preparedness Committee Meeting

    On Monday, April 13, 2015, NACCHO’s Preparedness Committee – which is comprised of the chairs of the seven preparedness workgroups – convened in Atlanta, Georgia before the 2015 Preparedness Summit. During the meeting, committee members discussed current and emerging preparedness priorities at the local level, opportunities for enhanced state and local collaboration, and the status […]

    Apr 28, 2015 | Katie Dwyer

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) Workgroup – March Report

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) workgroup held its monthly call on March 24. The call kicked-off with workgroup members discussing a model practice that was submitted to NACCHO and assigned to the workgroup for review.  NACCHO’s Model Practice Program honors and recognizes outstanding local health practices from across the nation and shares and […]

    Apr 07, 2015 | Nicole Dunifon

    Incident Management Workgroup March Report

    NACCHO’s Incident Management workgroup held its monthly call on March 23. John Degnan, Public Health Emergency Response Coordinator for Eastern Highlands Health District, CT, led a discussion on the development of public health mission ready packages for the Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC). Workgroup members also provided feedback to NACCHO on PHEP concurrence practices in...

    Apr 07, 2015 | Rachel Schulman

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) Workgroup – February Report

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) workgroup held its monthly call on February 24, 2015. During the call, presenters from Ohio and California discussed how their local health department responded to a measles outbreak. Julie Miller, Health Commissioner at the Knox County Health Department, provided an overview of how the local health department worked […]

    Feb 27, 2015 | Nicole Dunifon

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures (PPOM) Workgroup – January Report

    The Preparedness Planning, Outcomes, and Measures workgroup held its monthly call on January 27. Ann Goodman Hoover, Deputy Director of the National Health Security Preparedness Index (NHSPI) Program Management Office at the University of Kentucky, gave an informational update on the evolution of the NHSPI. The presentation gave an overview of the 2014 Index, highlighted […]

    Feb 06, 2015 | Nicole Dunifon

    Project Public Health Ready: A Tool for Improving Statewide Preparedness

    A hurricane is fast approaching your region. How will evacuation and sheltering procedures work when your neighbors are all affected, too? The local health department reports a suspected case of Ebola. Who at the state level should be notified first? Quick, effective responses to public health emergencies require planning, coordination, and practice among and between […]

    Jan 22, 2015 | Rachel Schulman

    Preparedness Policy Advisory Group December 2014 Report

    After taking the month of November off, the Preparedness Policy Advisory Group (PPAG) reconvened its monthly calls on December 10. The work group began by welcoming a new PPAG member, Erin Coker, from the Mobile County Health Department to represent Alabama. The December call included updates and discussion on Ebola, including NACCHO’s response efforts, implementation […]

    Jan 06, 2015 | Katie Dwyer

    MRC Project December Report

    NACCHO staff held the MRC Volunteer Core Competencies meeting on December 11-12 in Arlington, VA to review the status of the revised MRC core competencies. Staff also completed reviews for the 2014-2015 NACCHO MRC Awards, and will announce this year’s award winners the first week in January. NACCHO finalized the survey questions for the 2015 Network Profile […]

    Dec 30, 2014 | Admin

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