Napolitano Issues Additional Action Directives

January 2009
Defense Daily;1/30/2009, Vol. 241 Issue 17, p3
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The article reports that Janet Napolitano, secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, has issued new action directives covering emergency response, planning and the lingering effects of Hurricane Katrina. It mentions that Napolitano issued action directives on the ability of first responders to surge in response to the medical consequences of a weapon of mass destruction. Moreover, directives include the current state of medical readiness such as first responder capabilities.


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