Public Health Practices: Enhancing Emergency Preparedness & Response
Public Health Practices
Enhancing Emergency Preparedness & Response
ASTHO - The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Oklahoma State Department of Health

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Oklahoma

On May 10, 2010, a massive tornado outbreak occurred in Oklahoma. Over 50 tornadoes touched down within a 36-hour period, and more than 200 homes were destroyed in Pottawattomie County alone. Evening...

State-Specific Assessment Leads to Early Expansion of Vaccine Eligibility (OK)

Oklahoma expanded its vaccination program to include all Oklahomans the week of November 15, 2009, after a great deal of internal discussion. Early in the response, the state department of health...

Oklahoma Push Partner Program

The Oklahoma Department of Health developed a Push Partner Program in response to Homeland Security Presidential Directive 21, which asked all communities to be prepared to provide prophylaxis to...