10A NCAC 48B .0303 BENCHMARK 6
(a) Benchmark: The local health department shall be able to respond to a public health emergency on a 24-hour-a-day, 7-day-a-week basis.
(1) The local health department shall be involved in a local emergency planning committee.
(2) The local health department shall have a defined role in the county emergency operations plan to protect the public's health.
(3) The local health department shall participate in regional emergency preparedness exercises and activities.
History Note: Authority G.S. 130A-34.1;
Temporary Adoption Eff. January 1, 2006;
Eff. October 1, 2006;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. January 5, 2016.