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Contra Costa Health Officer Discusses School Food Inspections in Podcast


April 3, 2008



Archived. This is an older press release from 2008 and may not contain the latest information. Please view our current press releases for 2015 items.



What

The recent Contra Costa Grand Jury report on school food safety inspections is the topic of the latest Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) podcast, an audio presentation available on the CCHS website.

Why

The three-minute podcast features CCHS Director William Walker, MD, talking about the Grand Jury report, food facility inspections and CCHS' Environmental Health Inspectors.

When & Where

The podcast is available on the CCHS website: cchealth.org. Podcasts on health topics are added regularly. More information about food facility inspections also is available on the website.

Who

Anyone can access the podcast on the home page through computers with MP3 capability. Transcripts of the podcasts also are available online.


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