Preparedness Brief

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

FEMA National Level Exercise Planning: Opportunity for Local Health Departments

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will conduct their biennial National Level Exercise (NLE) to test and...

Aug 08, 2017 | Katie Dwyer

New NACCHO Report: Population Monitoring Data Management during Radiological Emergencies

Radiological emergencies can vary by size and type and result from transportation accidents, nuclear power plant...

Jul 26, 2017 | Alexandra Harris

New Resources for Health Departments: Building Pharmacy Partnerships

At the 2017 Preparedness Summit, NACCHO hosted a workshop entitled “Practical Steps for Health Departments to...

May 15, 2017 | Raymond Puerini

Project Public Health Ready (PPHR) April Report

During the month of April,  the Project Public Health Ready (PPHR) Recognition Reception took place in conjunction with...

May 15, 2017 | Madison Ferraro

Project Public Health Ready (PPHR) March Report

During the month of March, NACCHO’s Project Public Health Ready (PPHR) staff worked to organize three events that...

May 15, 2017 | Madison Ferraro

New NACCHO Toolbox Search Features for MCM Operational Readiness Review Resources

Rolled out nationally in 2014, the Medical Countermeasure Operational Readiness Review (MCM ORR) serves as the national...

May 08, 2017 | Raymond Puerini

Engage with the Medical Reserve Corps at the 2017 Preparedness Summit

By Brennan J. Leddy, M.A.Ed, Communications Specialist, Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Program, Assistant Secretary for...

Apr 17, 2017 | Guest Author

Seeking Volunteers: Radiation CRC Exercise – 2017 Preparedness Summit

NACCHO in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will be coordinating the set-up of a...

Mar 28, 2017 | Raymond Puerini

2017 Preparedness Summit Highlight: Introducing a New Framework for Project Public Health Ready

Attendees at the 2017 Preparedness Summit will explore factors driving change in our world; analyze how they will...

Mar 27, 2017 | Sarah Summers

Seeking Input on Community Reception Center Radiation Exercises

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) with support from NACCHO is seeking health departments who are...

Feb 27, 2017 | Raymond Puerini

Partner Articles

2 Year COVIN graphic
  • COVID-19
  • Immunization

NACCHO Recognizes Second Anniversary of First COVID-19...

NACCHO and leading partners recognize December 14, 2022 as the two-year...

Dec 15, 2022 | Nicholas Holmes

NACCHO Recognizes Second Anniversary of First COVID-19...

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...

NSRN logo
  • 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...

  • Tools & Resources
  • Emergency Response
  • Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP)
  • Water Quality

Emergency Water Supply Planning Guide for Hospitals and...

During water system interruptions, the operation of healthcare facilities is...

Aug 27, 2019 | Kim Rodgers

Emergency Water Supply Planning Guide for Hospitals and...

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