Lafayette Co. Health Dept. Drill

| April 11, 2013
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The Lafayette County Health Department will conduct a disaster exercise today (Thu.) to gauge how prepared county resources are to respond to a county wide medical emergency or natural disaster. County residents who are 18-years or older will either meet at the health department and ride a bus or drive themselves to the Lafayette County School where a simulated emergency center will be set up from 3 to 7 p.m. Rod Kirchhoff, the department’s Emergency Response Planner explains why.

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Volunteers will move through various stations, answer general health questions and eventually be given placebos. To learn more, log onto the Lafayette County Health Department website; a link is posted at KMZU dot com.

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