Public Health Updates
Global Disease Outbreak Map
Displays outbreaks, cases and deaths from viral and bacterial diseases which have the potential to indicate biological terrorism.
ASTHO Report: Cuts to Public Health Services Jeopardize Americans’ Health
The ongoing fiscal crisis continues to have a negative impact on the ability of state and territorial health agencies to protect the public’s health, according to a new report from the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO).
NACCHO Announces Funding Opportunity for Accreditation Preparation
NACCHO is seeking applications for local health department (LHD) demonstration sites to engage in a robust community health improvement process. Applications due May 23, 2011. [PHPartners http://phpartners.org/ – New Links for the week of Apr 22, 2011]