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Future of Public Health Award

January 13, 2012


​The Future of Public Health Award is a national award program to promote use of quality improvement (QI) to influence positive outcomes in Winnable Battles.  State, tribal, local, and territorial health departments can receive on-site technical assistance to build capacity in QI.


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HOSA - Future Health Professionals

October 1, 2012


HOSA – Future Health Professionals is a national student organization that supports career development in health professions. PHF will be exploring additional opportunities to spread awareness of not only TRAIN, but public health, to HOSA students.


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Immunization Center

February 8, 2019


PHF helps to improve the performance of individuals, programs, and organizations that are focused on increasing immunization rates in their community.


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Increasing Use of Oral Health Care

June 17, 2014


​PHF is leading an effort to develop and test a driver diagram to help the public health and health care sectors collaborate to address the Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicator, “Increase the proportion of children, adolescents, and adults who use the oral health care system.”


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Learning Resource Center Marketing Services

November 16, 2010


The Learning Resource Center (LRC) specializes in developing and executing customized marketing solutions for programs and products designed to improve the performance of public health professionals.


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Minority Outreach

November 17, 2010


Minority populations are not present in significant numbers in our public health workforce. To increase access to public health study and career opportunities for minorities, the Public Health Foundation was awarded a cooperative agreement from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 


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National Immunization Awareness Month


​National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) is an annual observance held in August to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. To commemorate NIAM, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), have developed toolkits with key messages, graphics,...


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National Public Health Performance Standards

November 2, 2010


The National Public Health Performance Standards (NPHPS) aim to improve the quality of public health practice and performance of public health systems.  PHF provides 24/7 support to the NPHPS Data Reporting website and offers many resources and tools to reach these standards.


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Performance Improvement Competencies


The Competencies for Performance Improvement Professionals in Public Health (PI Competencies) are a set of skills desirable for performance improvement professionals working in public health.


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Performance Management and Quality Improvement (PMQI)

November 9, 2010


PMQI helps public health organizations strengthen and build capacity, leading to improved health outcomes.  Increased use of QI tools and techniques improves processes, programs, and systems to achieve better results.  QI is enhanced and sustained within a Performance Management System.


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  • Improving the practice of public health through academic/practice linkages.
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  • PHF offers a wide variety resources to help improve the quality of public health work.
  • Online public health training courses and resources