Health Emergencies Disrupt
How CDC helps business
Leads a 24/7 Emergency Operations Center to monitor emergency responses to health threats in America and abroad, including foodborne disease outbreaks, weather events and influenza.
In the event of an emergency, CDC can distribute large quantities of life-saving medicine and medical supplies from the Strategic National Stockpile anywhere in America within 12 hours.
Provides emergency preparedness information to current and potential business partners.