ABSTRACT

Influenza Pandemic Planning Guide for Homeless and Housing Service Providers [January 2009]   [open pdf - 247KB]

"The purpose of this planning guide is to help Knox County homeless service agencies - including shelters, day programs, housing programs, and others - prepare for an influenza pandemic. This planning guide: 1) Provides information on influenza, what homeless agencies can expect, and where to get more information. 2) Outlines the Knox County Health Department's (KCHD) role during an influenza pandemic. 3) Lays out issues of special concern for homeless service agencies on pandemic flu preparation and response and offers initial guidance. 4) Identifies areas for future discussion and planning. 5) Encourages organizations to start incorporating new practices in their day-to-day operations now that will help them during an influenza pandemic or any other emergency. "

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Date:
2009-01
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2009 Knox County (Tenn.)
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Knox County (Tenn.): http://www.knoxcounty.org/
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pdf
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