When there is an impending national disaster such as a terrorist attack, health centers, hospitals, and other medical facilities are seen by the general society as an essential resource for diagnosis, treatment, as well as follow-up for major medical related issues such as physical and mental illnesses because they offer critical emergency services and are open throughout, day and night. It is therefore very important for the hospital to have a public health preparedness plan for such an event.
No. 2. Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community
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