Public Health Practices

Rural New England region assesses local characteristics to identify ideal POD sites

A rural region created an assessment for determining road quality and accessibility for proposed mass dispensing locations.

Social media training program builds responders' comfort with, ability to use Facebook, Twitter for emergency communications

A social media training program walks responders through a flood scenario and the step-by-step process of emergency communication on popular social media sites.

Public health planning group develops resources to help schools respond to H1N1

A planning group created tools for school nurses to educate children and parents, while monitoring and reporting respiratory illnesses during H1N1.