|Name of Health Department/Agency:
||Public Health Muskegon County
||State and Local Coordination
||ICS - Need for Unified Command with Hospitals
|Description of Issue(s):
||Public Health Muskegon County established an Incident Command Structure to help coordinate our resources with our 23 PODs, at the beginning of the H1N1 outbreak.
|Actions taken to address the issue(s):
|Outcomes that resulted from actions taken:
||While this experience has proved extremely useful, it has been recognized that a unified command with the local hospitals will be necessary if this event goes to pandemic phase 6.