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Roles and Responsibilities Table


This one-page Roles and Responsibilities Table was created in 2005 as evidence for Goal 1, Measure 1 of  Project Public Health Ready by Gallatin City-County Health Department and was identified by NACCHO as a best practice.

The Table shows the primary and secondary roles and responsibilities of the health department and partner agencies in the areas of command and control, detection, investigation, communication, containment and prevention, and recovery. 

Primary Toolkit:

PPHR Toolkit

Secondary Toolkits:

Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Toolkit

Keyword Area:

All-Hazards, Project Public Health Ready


Institutional Author:

Gallatin City-County Health Department ,MT





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