Awards and Recognition
The Florida Department of Health in Charlotte County (DOH-Charlotte) was certified as Project Public Health Ready on February 21, 2008. This designation recognizes health departments that demonstrate they are prepared to respond to emergency public health events to protect the public and the environment. PPHR is a collaborative activity of the National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
DOH-Charlotte was re-recognized by NACCHO in 2013, and in 2018.