OPERATIONS CENTER ACTIVITY
The Anchorage Health Department’s Operations Center is currently activated at Level 1: Surveillance. The Anchorage Health Department (AHD) is engaged with local, State, and
Federal healthcare partners in response to the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan
City, Hubei Province, China. The AHD has established their Department
Operations Center to maintain awareness of unfolding events and to monitor for potential
impacts to the Anchorage area.
For additional information, please visit:
US Center for Disease Control and Prevention
The Public Health Emergency Information telephone line is 907-343-4000.
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS PROGRAM
The Emergency Preparedness section develops, coordinates and executes plans, policies and procedures, for public health disaster response in order to protect the health of the Anchorage population.
We are prepared to respond to natural, technological, or human caused disasters which create or threaten to create a public health emergency. Our three core public health response missions are: Mass Casualty, Mass Care, and Mass Prophylaxis.