2005 Gulf Coast Hurricanes: The Public Health and Medical Response

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This report discusses the National Response Plan (NRP) and its components for public health and medical response, provides information on key response activities carried out by agencies in the Department of Health and Human Serivces (HHS) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and discusses certain issues in public health and medical preparedness that have been raised by the response to the 2005 Gulf Coast hurricanes.

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28 pages.

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Lister, Sarah A. January 20, 2006.

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This report discusses the National Response Plan (NRP) and its components for public health and medical response, provides information on key response activities carried out by agencies in the Department of Health and Human Serivces (HHS) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and discusses certain issues in public health and medical preparedness that have been raised by the response to the 2005 Gulf Coast hurricanes.

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28 pages.

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  • January 20, 2006

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  • 2005 - 2006

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  • June 12, 2007, 1:43 p.m.

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  • Feb. 7, 2017, 6:59 p.m.

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Lister, Sarah A. 2005 Gulf Coast Hurricanes: The Public Health and Medical Response, report, January 20, 2006; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metacrs9707/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.