The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) has received national accreditation by the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB).
This means that DCHD has met or exceeded standards for the highest quality of public health services, leadership, value and accountability.
The department is one of the first among 3,000 health departments across the country to receive this recognition.
Its Public Information Officer, Dave Hass, has more on what this means for the organization.
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