Public Health Emergency Preparedness
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Figure 2: Schematic of the Command Structure of a Mass Prophylaxis Campaign (Text Description)
The flow chart starts at the top with the "Mass Prophylaxis Emergency Operations Center." Six subjects branch from this head:
- Law Enforcement.
- Medical Treatment.
- Emergency Medical Services.
- Public Health.
Additional subjects fall under "Public Health." A stack of four boxes is each designated "Dispensing Clinic 1." Under these, the following subjects line up: "Operations," "Planning," "Logistics," and "Finance." Arrows from those four subjects all flow to "DVC Management" (with a note to see section four).
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