Public Health Responsibility

Step 1: In your initial post to this discussion forum, respond to the following prompts. Include personal and practice-related experiences or observations as examples that support your response.

  1. Choose a disaster that has occurred in the United States within the last 20 years
  2. Describe at least 2 actions that were taken in one of the following stages of the disaster response. What stage of disaster response? What was done, and which agency, organization or individuals completed these actions?
  • Pre-disaster Stage
  • Impact Stage
  • Emergency Stage
  • Recovery Stage
  • Evaluation Stage

3. Analyze the impact of these actions on the disaster recovery