Friday, February 11, 2011

Pima County Health Department Earns Public Health Emergency Preparedness Recognition

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) recognized the Pima County Health Department for its ability to respond to public health emergencies. Pima County was one of six counties statewide to receive this recognition. Local health departments nationwide strive to protect the public from new and infectious diseases, bioterrorism, natural disasters and other public health threats.

The full press release follows.