Podcast

Article Out Loud - There Was a Pandemic Strategy and Plan

by ROBERT C. HUTCHINSON, An Article Out Loud from the Domestic Preparedness Journal. 

Although it may not have been readily apparent in early 2020, the federal government did have a comprehensive national strategy and implementation plan for a pandemic threat. Despite having these resources and knowledge, the United States was still unprepared to effectively respond to COVID-19. This article points out the preparedness gaps and the urgency to close them before the next major public health threat.

Narrated by Randy Vivian.