Health departments remain ill-prepared to respond to public health emergencies

February 2004
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Feb2004, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p78
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Highlights the findings of a report from Trust for America's Health (TFAH) on the overall level of preparedness of U.S. states in responding bioterrorism and other public health emergencies. States that got positive and negative marks; Major concerns raised in the report; Comment from Shelley A. Hearne, executive director of TFAH about the level of preparedness of U.S. states in responding to bioterrorism and other public health emergencies.


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