Arizona Department of Health Services, Director’s Blog

National Preparedness Month: Community Preparedness

Community preparedness is a crucial part of protecting yourself, your loved ones and your neighbors during emergencies and disasters. Being neighborly, being informed and being involved can make all the difference.

If you haven’t already done so, get to know your neighbors and understand what type of assistance they may need during […]

By | September 18th, 2018|Preparedness|0 Comments

National Preparedness Month: Get Informed, Stay Informed

In today’s world, there is a mind-boggling number of information sources all around us. There are apps, websites, social media, TV, video streaming services, radio and newspapers. It is critical to know which sources to trust when you or your family are at risk during a natural disaster or another emergency.


By | September 14th, 2018|Preparedness|0 Comments

2018 ADVICE Collaborative: Patient Engagement

Every year, our Bureau of Medical Facilities Licensing partners with stakeholders to provide a daylong educational session for end-stage renal dialysis (ESRD) providers in Arizona. This year marked the sixth year of our ADVICE (Arizona Developing Value Through Innovation and Communication with ESRD Providers) Collaborative held on June 21, 2018. This year’s theme was centered on […]

By | September 4th, 2018|Licensing|0 Comments