ABSTRACT

Public Health Preparedness 2016 National Snapshot   [open pdf - 12MB]

"This report highlights how OPHPR [Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response] strengthens the nation's health security to save lives and protect against public health threats within the context of CDC's [Centers for Disease Control and Prevention] 2014-2015 Ebola response and the agency's three overarching priorities: [1] Improving health security at home and around the world; [2] Protecting people from public health threats; [3] Strengthening public health through collaboration CDC strategically invests in public health preparedness to improve the ability of federal, state, and local public health agencies to prepare for and respond to all types of public health threats. In fiscal year 2015 (FY15), Congress appropriated $1.35 billion to CDC for public health preparedness and response."

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Date:
2016
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Public Domain
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: http://www.cdc.gov/
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pdf
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