HHS Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures Enterprise Implementation Plan for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Threats [open pdf - 993KB]
"Effective strategies to prevent, mitigate, and treat the consequences of chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear (CBRN) threats is an integral component of our national security strategy. The Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasures Enterprise (PHEMCE) Implementation Plan takes a holistic, end-to-end approach that considers multiple aspects of the medical countermeasures mission including research, development, acquisition, storage, maintenance, deployment, and guidance for utilization. The Plan is consistent with the President's Biodefense for the 21st Century and is aligned with the National Strategy for Medical Countermeasures against Weapons of Mass Destruction." For more information, visit http://www.hhs.gov/aspr/ophemc/enterprise/strategy/strategy.html.
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services: http://www.hhs.gov/
Federal Register (April 23, 2007) v.72 no.77, p. 20117-20128