Latest Updates from NACCHO

New Fact Sheet Examines Role of Environmental Health in Public Health Accreditation

The Public Health Accreditation Board’s (PHAB’s) national voluntary accreditation program advances the quality and performance of public health departments. The accreditation program measures health department performance against nationally recognized, practice-focused, and evidence-based standards. It documents…

NACCHO Executive Director Declares It’s Time for a Counterattack on Antibiotic-Resistance Bacteria

In his op-ed in The Hill, NACCHO’s Executive Director Dr. Hasbrouck urges swifter action in fighting antibiotic resistance. Antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as “superbugs,” cause an estimated 2 million illnesses and claim 23,000 lives each year…