CHHS blogs give our staff of attorneys, doctors, public health experts, and emergency management professionals a forum to discuss what’s going on at CHHS right now, or provide insight into an issue that’s making headlines.
In 1998, Andrew Wakefield and twelve co-authors published an article in the highly regarded scientific journal, The Lancet, associating the combined Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) vaccine with gastrointestinal issues that could, in turn cause a type of autism. The retrospective stu
When a major disaster strikes a community, there are more than just first responder rescue efforts to consider. Notification and reunification of family members during and after a mass casualty event is a key part of emergency management, requiring many different organizations to work together in order to address the behavioral health needs of a community. On March 18, 2014, M