The CCCHD prides itself in responding to public health emergencies in a timely and efficient fashion. By working with other area agencies and elected officials, the CCCHD is able to coordinate effective responses to common area epidemics, such as flu outbreaks, the West Nile virus, etc. By taking part in mock emergencies and emergency training exercises, the CCCHD is prepared for all types of emergencies.
Learn more about our commitment to emergency management by linking up to these websites:
- Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Emergency Management Agency (EMA)
- Pandemic flu preparation
- West Nile Virus information
Are you interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities in emergencies? Visit our Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) page and find out how to get involved and be prepared for any emergency in your community.