Identification

Name

Nevada Public Health Preparedness

Short name

NV PHP

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Amos Hollar, Health Program Manager I, ahollar@health.nv.gov
(2) Erin Lynch, Program Manager, elynch@health.nv.gov
Organizations
(1) Division of Public and Behavioral Health (Nevada) (NV DPBH)
Created

2014-06-12 15:39:48+00:00

Modified

2016-04-01 18:35:01.937587+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

Public Health Preparedness (PHP)'s mission is to assist Nevada's public health infrastructure in promoting and protecting the health of all Nevadans and visitors to our state through: prevention of disease, injury and disability; early detection of threats to public health; and response to natural and human-caused events.

Goals
(1) Consequence management
(2) Early detection
Year start

2002

URL http://dpbh.nv.gov/Programs/PHP/PHP_-_Home/
URL (alternate) http://statistics.health.nv.gov/reports.php

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Nevada
Disease transmission types
(1) Ingestion
(2) Sexually transmitted
(3) Vector-borne
(4) Water-borne
Disease properties
(1) Select agents or toxins
(2) Vaccine preventable
(3) Zoonotic

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Clinic/Health Care Provider Records
(2) ED/Hospital Records
(3) Employment/School Records
(4) Laboratory Records