Public Administrators and Media

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Public Administrators and the Media Paper
LaTonia Gover
COM/PA530
September 24, 2012
Scharlene Ahmed
Public Administrators and the Media Paper
This is a press release from a local news press article regarding the West Nile Virus the press release was on July 27, 2012 from the Department Of Health informing the public that the West Nile Virus has become a health problem in Columbus, Oh, once again. The news press advised people of Columbus in many ways how to prevent the bites of mosquitoes, how to stop the breeding of the mosquitoes, how to prevent breeding, who to contact once bitten or contract the virus. The press release is informative the press release gives notice of the situation regarding the mosquito problem. The press release identifies the main points and key points of the virus and whom it will affect. This also informs the public of the pros and cons of public relations. The information was widely spread throughout Columbus quickly by the use of each news station, the Internet, and by newspaper. The key interest groups were the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Columbus Health Department, and the public. The center for disease control is one of the interest groups because reporting the infectious disease spreading throughout society is their responsibility. Center for disease control organization is for saving, protecting lives, and to prevent the spread of the West Nile Virus. The public is the other interest groups regarding the West Nile Virus also the Health Department is an interest group determine to find where the source of the virus have begun and how to stop the spread of the virus. Society needs prevention from this disease, one bit will leave a person severely ill or even death can occur. Checking society there has been increasing number of cases of pools with the West Nile Virus as of last year 2011 their have been 21 cases of the West Nile Virus. The West Nile Virus can attack anyone at anytime and...
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