The Trust for America’s Health recently released its 18th annual report “Ready or Not: Protecting the Public’s Health from Diseases, Disasters, and Bioterrorism". The study looks at the level of preparedness in the nation as a whole, as well as each state individually.
John Auerbach is president and CEO of the nonprofit:
"There have been areas where there has been an improvement. Seasonal flu vaccine rates, for example, have gone up. But that there are still many areas where improvement is needed. "
Georgia ranked fairly well in this year’s study.