Feature Articles

Being Prepared to Respond

By Sarah Summers, MPH, NACCHO Senior Program Analyst In commemoration of National Preparedness Month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is highlighting five themes for each week of September, emphasizing the various aspects of…

Taking a Global Approach to Preparedness

By Chelsea Gridley-Smith, PhD, NACCHO Program Analyst In commemoration of National Preparedness Month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is highlighting five themes for each week of September, emphasizing the various aspects of…

Helping Seniors Stand Strong

Kristin Magnussen MSN, RN Ledge Light Health District (New London, CT) The 65-years and older population is falling and in some cases, not getting back up. Falls among older adults account for more than 25,000…