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Two New Services to Improve Community Health

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement, and Strategic Planningby Margie Beaudry

December 9, 2014

 

While public health organizations and their community partners strive to remain nimble in the context of a changing health system, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) has developed new performance improvement services that leverage partnerships to achieve population health goals. Two new services just released...

 

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

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

October 28, 2014

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue How to Develop Your Own Driver Diagram to Address a Health Challenge E-Learning Opportunity Available for Instructional Designers and Distance Learning Specialists Connect with PHF in New Orleans at APHA's...

 

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Developing Your Own Population Health Driver Diagrams to Address Health Challenges

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement, and PHF Newsby Micaela Kirshy

October 21, 2014

 

With the goal of helping organizations use population health driver diagrams to address community health challenges, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) has launched the Developing a Population Health Driver Diagram tool that provides steps for organizations to construct their own driver diagrams. A...

 

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

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

September 23, 2014

 

       Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health

In This Issue Time for a Flu Vaccine - Get It and Recommend It CDC TRAIN Celebrates its Third Birthday Have Questions about the 2014 Core Competencies? Pinpoint the Resources You Need: Performance Management Toolkit...

 

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Using Driver Diagrams to Address Population Health Challenges: Oral Health Care

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

June 13, 2014

 

​On May 15, 2014, The Public Health Foundation (PHF) hosted the Oral Health Care Advisory Group Meeting at PHF's office in Washington, DC. PHF convened an interdisciplinary team of experts in quality improvement, oral health, epidemiology, and public health practice, to help identify and map drivers...

 

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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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Using QI to Foster Public Health and Healthcare Collaboration

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Micaela Kirshy

October 22, 2013

 

​On October 11, 2013, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) convened the second meeting of its Antibiotic Stewardship Advisory Group to discuss current and future activities using the Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Driver Diagram. During this meeting, the three public health pilot sites participating...

 

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