Emergency drills; Epidemics – Management; Interagency coordination; Nevada – Logandale
The Department of Defense asked the Clark County Health District (CCHD) to participate in the disaster drill entitled Determined Promise ’03 (DP ‘03) from August 18 -23, 2003. The purpose of this exercise was to test the capacities of the U.S. Northern Command (U.S.Northcom) Homeland defense/homeland security mission and integration of the Joint Task Forces-Civil Support (JTF-CS) with state and local responders. Part of the JTF-CS mission was to coordinate military support to civilian state and local authorities when it was requested.
Godby, Kay; Harrell, Mary Ellen; Sorenson, Bonnie; Fanning, Maureen; Gerken, Nancy; and Shunney, Jane
"Exercise Determined Promise 2003 Logandale, Nevada Plague Prophylaxis Clinic: Exercising the Strategic National Stockpile,"
Nevada Journal of Public Health: Vol. 1
, Article 1.
Available at: http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/njph/vol1/iss1/1