Administrative Preparedness: Strategies for Managing and Streamlining COVID-19 Response and Recovery [open pdf - 212KB]
From the Overview: "A strong COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] response requires state and territorial health departments to be nimble and aggressive to quickly mobilize manpower and resources. In order to provide necessary surge capacity, health departments must carry out accelerated administrative processes to ensure a timely public health response. Administrative preparedness encompasses a broad range of processes that may include emergency fund management, service contracting, critical supply and equipment purchasing, fiscal reporting, staffing, and volunteer management. This brief will provide leaders with considerations to support their administrative response, including examples of state policy actions that facilitate efficient pandemic response and recovery efforts."
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