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Taking Action Across Sectors in Communities: Addressing Diabetes in Texas

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

July 26, 2016

 

Texas has a high prevalence of diabetes and an especially high incidence of diabetic complications such as amputations and renal failure. The statewide, age-adjusted diagnosed diabetic rate of 10.8/100 is the ninth highest rate in the country and has approximately doubled since the 1990’s1. Increasing...

 

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Tackling Risks Associated with Diabetes Using a Population Health Driver Diagram

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

April 30, 2015

 

The Public Health Foundation (PHF), with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), is developing and using a population health driver diagram framework to address prevention, control, treatment, and reduction of severe complications associated with diabetes. PHF has been testing an innovative...

 

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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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Upcoming Webinar -- Performance Management Toolkit: Pinpoint the Resources You Need

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

September 4, 2014

 

  The Public Health Foundation (PHF) will unveil the new Performance Management Toolkit during its upcoming webinar, The Performance Management Toolkit: Pinpoint the Resources You Need. This webinar on Wednesday, October 1, at 1:00pm EDT will walk participants through the content of the toolkit, explore...

 

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