Ready vs. Project Public Health Ready

By Leigh Wilsey, Preparedness Coordinator, Florida Department of Health in Clay County As a local health department, the Florida Department of Health in Clay County (DOH-Clay) has had many opportunities to respond to emergencies and disasters that impact public health. Large  statewide public health response…

Innovation across the MRC Network Helps Local Communities be More Prepared for Emerging Threats

By Alyson Jordan, MPA, Communications Specialist, and Stacy Stanford, MSPH, Senior Program Analyst, Public Health Preparedness, NACCHO NACCHO launched “MRC Connect,” the first social media platform for the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), on October 16, presenting a new way for the MRC network to connect…