Manual for the Public Health Management of Chemical Incidents

With an ever increasing threat from North Korea and the growing concerns about a chemical or nuclear third world war, there is the need for the general public and especially public health professionals to be conversant with the management of chemical incidents.The World Health Organizations manual for the Public Health Management of Chemical Incidents is […]

Download WHO Emergency Response Framework

Emergency Response Framework (ERF) is developed to help and guide for conducting all-hazards emergency disaster response. … This can be used as a ready-reckoner for an organization facing sudden emergency disaster situation requiring to respond to.The World Health Organization  Emergency Response Framework ER clarifies the responsibilities and roles of WHO in providing a common approach  emergency works and services […]

Download WHO Mass Casualty Management Systems

The World Health Organization Mass casualty management systems manual is a composition of guidelines and strategies  for building health sector capacity. These guidelines are designed and developed  to assist emergency managers, policy makers and decision makers at all levels,  to overcome the gaps in health system preparedness for managing mass casualty incidents. Click Here to […]

Definition and Concepts Of Public Health Practice

Public health Practice Definition Public health practice can be defined as  the strategic application of public health skills and expertise in the delivery of public health services and other activities geared towards improving and promoting the health of the population. Public health practice is understood broadly as the collection and analysis of identifiable health data by a public health authority […]

US Health Departments Address and Phone Numbers

Health Department Definition  Health department  are defined as agencies or departments of health charged with the responsibility of overseeing the health of the population. They are also responsible for implementing health policies, programs and providing healthcare services. The specific responsibilities of a health department may vary from country to country and from state to state […]