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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (May 2018)

Posted in: Conferences and Events, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, PHF News, Strategic Planning, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

June 19, 2018

 

Improve the quality and performance of your organization and the health of your community with news from the Public Health Foundation (PHF). News, resources, tools, and information on performance management, quality improvement, and workforce development to improve the quality and performance of...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (September 2017)

Posted in: Community Development, Conferences and Events, Council on Linkages, Data Analysis, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, PHF News, Strategic Planning, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

September 29, 2017

 

Improve the quality and performance of your organization and the health of your community with news from the Public Health Foundation (PHF).   News, resources, tools, and information on performance management, quality improvement, and workforce development to improve the quality and performance of...

 

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Learn How States Are Promoting Appropriate Use of Antibiotics in a New Antibiotic Stewardship Toolkit from CDC and PHF

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Julie Sharp

December 1, 2016

 

As an element of Get Smart About Antibiotics Week, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) has worked with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to release Antibiotic Stewardship Implementation Framework for Health Departments, a toolkit designed to support state, tribal, local, and territorial...

 

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Assisting Vector Control Programs Through Performance Improvement Initiative

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

September 8, 2015

 

Since August 2014, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) has been collaborating with the National Center for Environmental Health of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on the Vector Control Performance Assessment and Improvement Initiative. The idea originated from CDC’s desire to help...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (January 2015)

Posted in: Conferences and Events, Council on Linkages, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, Strategic Planning, TRAIN, and Workforce Developmentby Russell Rubin

January 13, 2015

 

      Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health
In This Issue Reflections and Lessons Learned from E-Learning Institute Participants A First-Hand Account of PHF's Fundamental Review of the Washoe County Health District Join the Council on Linkages for the Next Core...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (August 2014)

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

August 12, 2014

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue New Performance Management Toolkit Just Released Houston Uses QI to Improve PHAB Documentation Superbugs: Resources to Help You Combat this Super Problem Streamlining CNE Credit for Nurses in Arkansas:...

 

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Maine CDC Uses Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Driver Diagram to Address CDI

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

May 19, 2014

 

In response to an increase in reported outbreaks of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in long-term care and other health care facilities, the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Maine CDC) began participating as a pilot site in the Public Health Foundation’s (PHF) Antibiotic Stewardship...

 

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Attend PHF’s Performance Management and Quality Improvement sessions at APHA 2012

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement

September 24, 2012

 

The Public Health Foundation (PHF) will be leading three performance management and quality improvement (QI) presentations at the 2012 Annual American Public Health Association (APHA) conference in San Francisco from October 27-31. The presentations include Building and Sustaining a Culture of Quality...

 

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Video Success Story: The South Carolina Quality Improvement Experience

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement

June 15, 2012

 

The state of South Carolina (SC) was challenged by an inefficient Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) clinic management process and high STD prevalence rates among residents. Asymptomatic patients were not able to be simply tested for STD’s; they had to receive a full appointment with a nurse. Additionally,...

 

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