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Community-Based Mass Prophylaxis

Public Health Emergency Preparedness

This resource was part of AHRQ's Public Health Emergency Preparedness program, which was discontinued on June 30, 2011, in a realignment of Federal efforts.

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Figure 6: DVC Command Integration (Text Description)

Figure 6 is a flow chart illustrating a nested command structure for a Dispensing/Vaccination Center. The flow chart starts at the top with "Local, Regional, State, and Federal Command and Control Function: Unified Command/National Incident Management System." This subject flows to "Public Health Emergency Operations/Bioterrorism Response" then to "Mass Prophylaxis Campaign." A double rule around these first three subjects indicates "Incident Command." The latter flows to "Surveillance," "SNS RSS," and "Distribution," all parallel. Next and also parallel but separated by a dotted line, is "Dispensing," which flows to the last subject, "DVC Management." A double rule surrounds "DVC Management."

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