Environmental Health Response Team, March 29, 2011

(2011) Environmental Health Response Team, March 29, 2011. Public Health, Department of (Health and Human Services, Department of)


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The team works under the direction of the EHRT coordinator, an employee of IDPH’s. Division of Environmental Health and works closely with other state agencies with similar responsibilities. The EHRT is comprised of 20 state and local environmental health practitioners such as registered sanitarians, certified environmental health technicians, certified food safety specialists, and engineers. EHRT members are issued a ‘go bag’ for immediate response, and utilize advanced technology such as GPS, GIS mapping, multi-gas meters, and statewide 800MHz radio communications equipment.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Prevention, Emergency Response, Public Health
Subjects: Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Diseases
Health and medicine > Public health
ID Code: 33062
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 21 Jul 2020 13:09
Last Modified: 21 Jul 2020 13:09
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/33062