Introduction to Public Health Preparedness Capabilities

1/16/2012 12:00 AM

From CDC Streaming Health: To assist state and local public health departments in their strategic planning, CDC developed 15 capabilities to serve as national public health preparedness standards. CDC's Public Health Preparedness Capabilities: National Standards for State and Local Planning provides a guide that state and local jurisdictions can use to better organize their work, plan their priorities, and decide which capabilities they have the resources to build or sustain. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: This video can also be viewed at