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HUNTERDON COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY
DIVISION OF HEALTH SERVICES
PUBLIC HEALTH PREPAREDNESS
Route 12 County Complex
314 State Route 12, Building #1
PO Box 2900
Flemington, NJ 08822-2900
908-788-1351
George Wagner, Director
Karen B. DeMarco, County Health Officer
Tadhgh Rainey, Division Manager

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Public Health Preparedness - Prevent, Promote and Protect
PUBLIC HEALTH PREPAREDNESS

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A multidisciplinary team of specialists that create, develop, evaluate and implement action plans to help prevent, prepare for, and respond to serious public health crises including emerging diseases, pandemic influenza, disease outbreaks, wide-scale natural disasters, and terrorist attacks.

Preparedness staff members focus on building and sustaining capacity associated with seven Public Health Preparedness Capabilities contained within the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention’s National Standards for State & Local Planning. 

These capabilities include:

  • Emergency Public Information & Warning - Information Sharing
  • Mass Care
  • Medical Countermeasures Dispensing
  • Medical Material Management and Distribution
  • Public Health Surveillance & Epidemiologic Investigation
  • Volunteer Management

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FROM THE NJ DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE SERVICE

Poison Control

POISON CONTROL

Anyone can be affected by unintentional poisoning. Most poisoning occurs in the home and at any time of the day or night. The NJ Poison Control Center assists callers of all ages (infants, children, teens, young adults, adults and older adults) and those who speak languages other than English.

Get help right away 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Call 1-800-222-1222 or visit www.njpies.org

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