CDC Releases 2016 National Snapshot of Public Health Preparedness

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the 2016 National Snapshot of Public Health Preparedness on January 28, 2016. The report shows how federal investments enhance our nation’s ability to respond to public health threats and emergencies. It covers activities that occurred in 2014 and 2015, including the Ebola response.

The report is broken up based on the CDC’s Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response’s (OPHPR) three overarching priorities:

  1. Improving health security at home and around the world
  2. Protecting people from public health threats
  3. Strengthening public health through collaboration

View the report and its companion fact sheets here.



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