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Accession Number PB2008-110086
Title Public Health Emergency Response: A Guide for Leaders and Responders.
Publication Date Aug 2007
Media Count 130p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract Since September 11, 2001, literally hundreds of guides and documents have been prepared for elected and appointed officials and first responders about the nature of terrorism and new homeland security-related roles and responsibilities. However, this docu ...
Keywords City government
Department of Health and Human Services(DHHS)
Emergency preparedness
Emergency responders
Federal government
Homeland security
Local government
Public health guide
Public officials
Public reactions
Security responsibilities
Security roles
State government

Source Agency Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC
NTIS Subject Category 57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
91I - Emergency Services & Planning
43D - Police, Fire, & Emergency Services
Corporate Author American Institutes for Research, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Public health guide.
NTIS Issue Number 0817
Contract Number N/A

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