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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Public health emergency response : a guide for leaders and responders /|
|Publisher||Dept. of Health & Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs,|
|Subjects||Health planning--United States. ; Medical emergencies--United States. ; Terrorism--Health aspects--United States. ; Risk communication--United States. ; First responders (CorcAuthDB:7591584)--United States.|
|Collation||v, 125 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.|
"August 2007." Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-91) and index.
Introduction -- Public health response -- The key functions of federal government public health agencies in an emergency -- Food security and food supply -- Environmental safety and testing -- Leading through communication: the role of risk communication during a terrorist attack or other public health emergency -- Legal and policy considerations -- Taking care of yourself and each other -- Conducting exercises for preparedness -- Post-event: leading your community towards recovery and resiliency -- Bibliography -- Appendices: A) Resource list; B) Biological agents; C) Chemical agents; D) Radiation emergencies; E) The threat of pandemic influenza; F) Disaster supplies kit.