Center for Primary Care, Prevention, and Clinical Partnerships (CP3)
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
CP3 serves as the home for the Agency's Public Health Emergency Preparedness portfolio. This portfolio focuses on strengthening linkages among the components of the health care system, including the traditional public health system, community health centers, hospitals, and the private health care system.
The central focus of the portfolio has been bioterrorism and public health emergency preparedness. Other issue areas include but are not limited to: infrastructure, basic capacity and maximum capacity resource distribution (personnel, equipment, and facilities), workforce education, training and development of system capacity for public health preparedness, delivery of services research, and psychosocial aspects of public health risk communication.
The following members of the CP3 staff provide support for this initiative:
Return to Initiatives
Current as of March 2010
Public Health Emergency Preparedness: Center for Primary Care, Prevention, and Clinical Partnerships. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/about/cp3/cp3syscap.htm