NACCHO is currently looking for new members to join its Incident Management Workgroup. Local health officials and public health preparedness professionals are encouraged to apply by Friday, November 4. 2016.
NACCHO’s Incident Management Workgroup addresses topics related to the use of NIMS and the Incident Command System (ICS), the Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) Capability Three: Emergency Operations Coordination, and incident specific issues, such as those related to CBRNE. The workgroup holds at least one in-person meeting (pending funding), routine conference calls, and participation in national meetings if funding and opportunity are available. In addition, review of documents and participation in assessing applicants and identifying model practice programs/activities will be required throughout the year.
Click to view the formal recruitment announcement which provides general information for all NACCHO advisory groups currently recruiting. This document includes application instructions, eligibility to serve, member requirements and expectations and application review and selection process. Please contact Chelsea Gridley-Smith with any additional questions regarding the Incident Management Workgroup.