Report Gives California Passing Grade on Seven out of 10 Infectious Disease Preparedness Measures
California received a passing grade on seven out of 10 measures of infectious disease preparedness, according to a recent report by Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The measures included maintaining funding for public health services from 2012, testing the response time for emergency laboratory tests and other metrics.
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