Planning and preparing for emergencies includes a lot of various types of work for the Health Department. Staff members are required to attend certain training classes on topics such as incident command. The Health Department also has to maintain a response plan that guides our actions during an event. Often times these are done in conjunction with our partners as well.
You can play a vital part of this planning. Every individual, family, and business needs to be prepared for emergencies. To find out more on how to prepare view our Are Your Prepared? Document (PDF)