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Florida Department of Health in Brevard County Protects Brevard County from emergencies and disasters through national "Public Health Ready" recognition program. (January 2014)
Florida Department of Health in Brevard County has been recognized by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) for its ability to plan for, respond to, and recover from public health emergencies. Florida Department of Health in Brevard County demonstrated these capabilities by meeting the comprehensive preparedness benchmarks required by Project Public Health Ready (PPHR), a unique partnership between NACCHO and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Florida Department of Health in Brevard County joins a cohort of more than 300 local health departments across the country that have been distinguished for excellence in preparedness through PPHR, either individually or as part of a region.
Read the details in the Press Release.
Summertime!!! More adults and children will be heading to the Brevard County coastline or local pools to cool off. The Brevard County Health Department would like all of you to be safe. Please visit our Drowning Prevention information page for tips to prevent drowning.
Florida Department of Health Newsroom