Public Health

While cities do not provide direct health care services, we are a key partner in communicating health education messages to citizens. In addition, cities can support innovative programs to safeguard and improve the general health of residents through the provision of appropriate services and the enforcement of applicable regulations.

A Zika Response - City of Miami (ppt)
A Zika Response - Statewide Perspective (ppt)
Mosquito Information from the Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory

crisis communication

incident management

interagency coordination

public health

safety planning

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