Surge Management Workgroup March Report

The Surge Management Workgroup held its March call on the 23rd.  During this conference call members discussed and reviewed evaluations stemming from the March 11, 2015 Surge Management Workgroup webinar on the intersection between local public health and healthcare coalitions.

After these discussions the workgroup held a conversation on potential activities for the immediate future. Included among these activity ideas were NACCHO Preparedness Brief Blog posts related to the March 11 webinar and/or other topics, as well as future webinars focused on medical surge issues impacting rural and frontier communities.

About Geoffrey Mwaungulu, Jr.

Geoff Mwaungulu, JD, MPH, is a Senior Program Analyst for Public Health Preparedness, Law, and Ethics at NACCHO. His work includes identifying and addressing issues related to the implementation of federal preparedness and response policies at the local level, fostering collaboration between local public health and community partners to address community resilience, and leading initiatives related to public health law.

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