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Public Health Emergency Prepardness

Barton County Health Department recognizes the importance of public health emergency preparedness activities in the community. The department participates in emergency preparedness planning initiatives in the local, state, and federal levels. Public health emergency preparedness includes planning and epidemiology services. These services are supplemented by a contract from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Through this contract, the department offers regional planning and epidemiology services to the surrounding area.

Always be Ready in 3:

1. Create a Plan

2. Prepare a Kit

3. Listen for Information