The 2017 National Snapshot of Public Health Preparedness

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The Public Health Preparedness and Response National Snapshot 2017 demonstrates how federal investments enhance our nation’s ability to respond to public health threats and emergencies. It is our most recent annual report where we present activities that occurred during 2015 and 2016. We spotlight select examples of our work that help inform our actions and investments going forward.

Ready for Emergencies

The 2017 Snapshot highlights activities that occurred during 2015 and 2016 in the framework of three priorities. As our work is crosscutting, please read each section to get a full understanding of how our work integrates all levels and disciplines of public health throughout CDC, across sectors, and the globe.

Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) Program Fact Sheets

CDC’s Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response provides funding and technical assistance to build public health preparedness and response capabilities nationwide. Most significantly, the Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) cooperative agreement provides funding to 50 states, 4 cities, and 8 U.S. territories and freely associated states.

To learn more about PHEP funding for these locations, click on a jurisdiction in the map. The tab “Fact Sheet” provides links to the newest data in the 2017 report as well as our National Fact Sheet.

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