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NALBOH Member Added to PHAB's List of Accredited Health Departments

Friday, September 19, 2014  
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NALBOH Member Erie County Board of Health in Erie, Pennsylvania added to Public Health Accreditation Board's List of Accredited Health Departments

In a press release sent out on September 18, PHAB announced that 10 more communities were added to the national public health department accreditation list. This brings the total health departments in the United States to 54.

To receive accreditation, a health department must undergo a rigorous, multi-faceted, peer-reviewed assessment process to ensure it meets or exceeds a specific set of standards and measures.

To view the full article and see the 9 other health departments added to the Accredited list, please go to the PHAB Website and Press Release. Congratulations!