Preparedness Brief

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

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  • Press Release

NACCHO Announces $9.5 Million in Awards to Local Medical Reserve Corps Units and State Coordinators

Largest awards to date will strengthen MRC Network’s ability to deploy a ready, capable, and responsive volunteer...

Jun 14, 2022 | Beth Hess

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  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Community Resilience

Surgeon General Issues Advisory on Addressing Health Worker Burnout

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy has issued a new Surgeon General’s Advisory highlighting the urgent need to...

Jun 02, 2022 | Beth Hess

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  • COVID-19
  • Immunization
  • Medical Reserve Corps

Scaling Up to Meet COVID-19 Vaccination Needs

As a greater supply of COVID-19 vaccine becomes available, Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) units are ramping up their...

Mar 17, 2021 | Beth Hess

  • COVID-19
  • School Safety

Webinar Recording: The Impact of COVID-19 on School Re-Opening

The recording and presentation slides are now available for NACCHO's webinar on the impact of COVID-19 on school...

Oct 08, 2020 | Beth Hess

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  • Press Release
  • Awards & Recognition
  • Medical Reserve Corps

The National Association of County and City Health Officials Announces Over $1 Million in Medical Reserve Corps Operational Readiness Awards

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), the voice of the country’s nearly 3,000 local...

Feb 11, 2020 | Theresa Spinner

  • Tools & Resources
  • Extreme Weather

Online Course: Wildfire Smoke and Your Patients’ Health

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) partnered with the CDC to develop a new online course, Wildfire Smoke...

Nov 19, 2019 | Kim Rodgers

Wildfire Resources for Local Health Departments

Over 40 wildfires threaten the public’s safety and health across California, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana...

Oct 11, 2017 | Katie Dwyer

ANCC Seeks Preparedness Experts to Aid in Certification Development

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) is currently recruiting U.S. based healthcare professionals to assist...

Dec 16, 2016 | Anastasia Sonneman

Updated Health and Disability Toolkit in NACCHO’s New Toolbox

Earlier this year, NACCHO launched an updated and expanded Health and Disability Toolkit as a part of its free, online...

Aug 05, 2016 | Anastasia Sonneman

NACCHO Launches Updated Health and Disability Toolkit

By Meredith Williams, NACCHO Health and Disability Fellow The NACCHO Health and Disability Team has launched an updated...

Mar 23, 2016 | Guest Author

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  • 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...

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  • 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

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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

  • 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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