The Anchorage Health Department's Operations Center is currently activated at Response Operations Level 2, Partial Activation. The Anchorage Health Department (AHD) is engaged with local, state, and federal healthcare partners in response to the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The Public Health Emergency Information line is 907-343-4000.

Visit our COVID-19 webpage for more information

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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.


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