FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, August 25, 2014,
Contact: Audrey Gray Phone: 307-262-9326
The Casper-Natrona County Health Department (CNCHD) is hosting a disaster exercise on August 27, 2014. The CNCHD will be practicing how to give medication to the entire population of Natrona County in 48 hours of an anthrax event.
“The CNCHD often practices what is in our plans to be sure we are a prepared as possible if something of public health significance were to happen in Natrona County” said Audrey Gray, the Public Health Preparedness Manager at the CNCHD.
The CNCHD is participating in this exercise in conjunction with the 84th Civil Support Team from the Wyoming National Guard, the Natrona County School District #1, Casper Fire/EMS, and the Natrona County Exercise Design Team.