Study: Colorado 3rd most prepared state for public health disasters
Last updated 4/16/2020 at 12:22pm
Colorado was found to be the third-most prepared for a public health disaster in the country such as the recent pandemic, according to a health report by QuoteWizard.
Currently, the SARS-CoV-2 (commonly known as 2019 novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19) outbreak has many people wondering how prepared their local health care system is.
The team of analysts evaluated the Trust for America’s Health Organization’s 2020 report and evaluated Colorado’s hospital preparedness, public health funding, water security, paid time off, seasonal flu vaccine, and patient safety rates, and ranked each...