ASTHO and CDC are offering this Request for Proposals to help states identify, control, and improve blood pressure.
Issue briefs, individual state data, and the full report of ASTHO's latest Profile of State Public Health are now available.
ASTHO is monitoring the spread of Chikungunya fever and has developed an information page with background and ongoing updates.
Innovative practices and information to help states and territories increase access to vaccines and rates of vaccination.
Tools to help state health agencies implement and build on existing evidence-based public health policies and practices.
Guidance to help state and territorial health agencies effectivley partner with pharmacies during routine and pandemic flu seasons.
Toolkits to help public health officials understand and use legal authorities to prepare for and respond to emergencies.
State examples that illustrate how multiple sectors can work together to create environments that support healthy lifestyles.
Information to help state health agencies and partners implement evidence-based change strategies to improve blood pressure control.
A resource for state health departments that are developing a state health assessment and guidance for meeting PHAB standards.
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Sierra Leone president declares state of emergency over Ebola
Sierra Leone has declared a state of public emergency to tackle the worst ever outbreak of Ebola and will call in security forces to quarantine epicenters of the deadly virus.
Cyclospora Outbreak Reaches 202 Cases; More Than Half are in Texas
Just like last summer, illnesses involving prolonged watery diarrhea and other gastrointestinal symptoms caused by the parasite Cyclospora cayetanensis are spreading across the country from Texas. Public health officials suspect the parasite is riding into the United States on contaminated fresh produce grown in Mexico for the U.S. market.
Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout
Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for computer woes that paralyzed the president's new health care program last fall, nonpartisan investigators said in a report released Wednesday.
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