Primary Care


Primary Care and Public Health

  • ASTHO's Primary Care project examines key areas of intersection between public health and primary care, and supports the 2013 President's Challenge of the reintegration of public health and healthcare. ASTHO also addresses training and technical assistance for state primary care offices, and provides information to state health officials on larger access to care and primary care issues.

  • Healthcare and Public Health Integration

    ASTHO and a number of public health, primary care, behavioral health, and human services leaders convene regularly to guide work in this effort across organizations. Keep updated on new resources by visiting the Population Health Forum page.

    Visit the Population Health Forum page, featuring success stories and resources »

  • President's Challenge

    The President's Challenge, To Advance the Reintegration of Public Health and Healthcare, issued by ASTHO President Dr. José Montero (NH) emphasizes the need to take a systems approach to health care transformation to achieve lasting improvements in population health. ASTHO’s Public Health and Healthcare Integration Project will support state health officials (SHOs) and their staff in identifying and sharing successful models for integration and healthcare transformation occurring within their states.

    Visit the President's Challenge page »

  • Primary Care Office Resources

    ASTHO's Primary Care project addresses training and technical assistance for state primary care office staff. Read more ».

  • Primary Care Resources Archive
    Go to the archives to search entire library of primary care resources.