Everyday we deal with issues such as:
The Division of Emergency Preparedness, Response and Public Information at the Platte County Health Department is dedicated to planning for the above situations. Activities such as comprehensive planning, hands-on training, and practical simulations help ensure all Platte County public health workers are knowledgeable and prepared to face any public health emergency. These activities are in support of overall Homeland Security initiatives proposed by various emergency responders throughout the Greater Kansas City area.
The Platte County Health Department and the Division of Emergency Preparedness, Response and Public Information would like to include all willing individuals, communities, and organizations in:
To participate call the Platte City branch of the Platte County Health Department at (816) 858-2412.
We Need You!
Be Prepared! Visit www.preparemetrokc.org to learn more about personal preparedness!!!
Responding to public health emergencies is a significant challenge. The Platte County Health Department has committed to plan and prepare for all types of emergencies; however, we cannot adequately respond by ourselves. We need talented individuals who will volunteer their time and energies during emergencies, in cooperation with the Medical Reserve Corps of Kansas City.