19 – Network for Public Health Law

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Western Region Office

Experts at the Western Region Office can assist with a broad range of questions related to COVID-19 legal preparedness and response, including:
»     Emergency declarations
»     Isolation and quarantine
»     Constitutionality of actions
»     Crisis standards of care

Northern Region Office

Experts at the Northern Region Office can assist with law and policy questions related to COVID-19 response, particularly in the areas of:
»     Impact on mental health
»     Telehealth, distance learning, and broadband access
»     Challenges/responses for rural communities
»     Environmental and climate issues

Mid-States Region Office

Experts at the Mid-States Region Office can assist with law and policy questions related to COVID-19 response, particularly in the areas of:
»     Data privacy and freedom of information laws
»     Public health authority, emergency powers and decision-making
»     Americans with Disabilities Act
»     Emergency contracting and procurement
»     Sick leave and Family Medical Leave Act
»     Employer and employee rights

Southeastern Region Office

Experts at the Southeastern Region Office can assist with law and policy questions related to COVID-19 response, particularly in the areas of:
»     Medicaid and COVID-19 response
»     Drug prevention and local boards of health
»     Messaging

Eastern Region Office

Experts at the Eastern Region Office can assist with law and policy questions related to COVID-19 response, particularly in the areas of:
»     Eviction bans
»     Utility shutoff bans
»     Food access during school closures

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