Massachusetts' readiness for bioterror attack is assailed

May 2008
State Health Watch;May2008, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p12
The article discusses the criticism on the preparations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health for a bioterrorism attack in 2008. A. Joseph DeNucci, the state auditor, claimed that the department has no sufficient plans and lost track of one of 10 medical trailers for the treatment of victims. The Department of Public Health replied that the lost of the trailer happened three years ago and the department's internal shortcomings have been resolved already.


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