- Associated Press - Thursday, June 2, 2016

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Washoe County Health District officials will now be able to use Reno-Sparks Indian Colony facilities during public health emergencies.

KRNV-TV reports (https://bit.ly/20VBk9y ) that tribal leaders and health district officials signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Wednesday.

According to the agreement, health and tribal officials will continue to collaborate and increase infrastructure and resource sharing for the distribution of medications in a public health emergency.

The memorandum is aimed at increasing public health preparedness and will also provide training and exercise opportunities for both groups.


Information from: KRNV-TV, https://www.mynews4.com

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