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The Community Guide: Now Easier to Use!

Posted in: PHF News

April 6, 2012

 

The Community Guide has recently made changes to its main webpage, making it easier for users to navigate through content.  All the original content remains on the page, however changes were made based on usability testing to improve navigation throughout the website. By visiting The Community Guide,...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (April 2012)

Posted in: PHF Newsby Russell Rubin

April 4, 2012

 

  

  News from the
Public Health Foundation (PHF)
  Dear Subscriber,   PHF E-News brings you the latest information on how you can use training to strengthen your workforce and improve the health of your community.  
Strengthening Individual Training Plans...

 

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Community Preventive Services Task Force Recommends Against Privatization of Retail Alcohol Sales

Posted in: PHF News

March 21, 2012

 

The Community Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force), an independent, nonfederal, unpaid group of public health and prevention experts, recommends against privatization of retail alcohol sales in places that currently have government control, based on evidence that privatization leads to increased...

 

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Council on Linkages Update - March 2012

Posted in: Council on Linkages, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, and Workforce Development

March 19, 2012

 

QI Tools for the Core Competencies are Now Available A set of quality improvement (QI) tools is now available to aid public health organizations in using the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies). The 3-Step Competency Prioritization Sequence consists of three tools...

 

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PHF Launches 2012 "I'm Your Community Guide!" Contest

Posted in: PHF News

March 7, 2012

 

Today, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) is pleased to launch the “I’m Your Community Guide!” Contest  for 2012. In an effort to promote the Guide to Community Preventive Services, also known as the Community Guide, PHF is collecting stories from those who have used or are currently using the Community...

 

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Community Guide Recommendations for Preventing Binge Drinking

Posted in: Community Development

January 18, 2012

 

The January 2012 Vital Signs issue from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) highlights the dangers of binge drinking. The public health impact of excessive drinking is 80,000 deaths and 2.3 million Years of Potential Life Lost (YPLL) in the United States each year. Excessive alcohol...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (January 2012)

Posted in: Council on Linkages, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, PHF News, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

January 9, 2012

 

 

  News from the  
Public Health Foundation (PHF)
  PHF E-News brings you the latest examples of how public health makes a difference in improving the well-being of our communities.  
Make a Difference in Community Health Outcomes by Implementing Quality Improvement...

 

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The Community Guide Makes a Difference

Posted in: Community Development

December 28, 2011

 

The Public Health Foundation (PHF) designed and implemented the “I’m Your Community Guide!” Contest to create a community of learning and sharing around the Task Force for Community Preventive Service’s evidence-based findings and recommendations outlined in the Guide to Community Preventive Services...

 

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