Public Health Emergency Preparedness

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Public health emergency preparedness involves coordination, planning and communication with our community to understand public health threats. From food-borne illnesses to chemical spills and natural disasters, Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health is preparing to respond to all types of events with a human health impact.

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Working to keep residents safe

In some health emergencies, Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health may need to dispense medicines to our residents through a public medicine center. We will also share accurate, up-to-date information about the emergency. The department trains our staff to respond to public health emergencies, in collaboration with state and local partners.

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Community partnerships

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Medical Reserve Corps (MRC)