Goals and Objectives
In order to continue the strengthening of our local public health infrastructure,we have developed the following emergency preparedness goals and objectives. For more information click here.
Roles and Responsibilities
The GCDPH will be responsible for fulfilling the three essential public health core functions. To view these roles and responsibilities click here.
Training and Exercises
It is essential that the GCDPH include all hazards preparedness training as part of its preparation procedures. In additon, exercises are the most effective way to develop the skills that GCDPH staff will need during an actual emergency. To learn more about these procedures click here.
All Hazards Plan
Guilford County Department of Public Health All Hazards Plan includes the following General Operating Guidelines to view click here.
Triad Medical Reserve Corps Unit
Guilford County Department of Public Health and Guilford County Emergency Management established a Medical Reserve Corps Unit in March, 2007. For more information, click here.
Preparedness Presentations (including the Pandemic Influenza Conference, February, 2007)
Federal Emergency Management Agency/Emergency Management Institute
Medical Reserve Corps
CDC Emergency Preparedness and Response
NC Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response
Guilford County Emergency Management
State Animal Response Team
US Department of Homeland Security