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PHF Launches Free Service Providing Customized COVID-19 Contact Tracing Curriculum

July 9, 2020

 

Supporting health departments and the growing number of COVID-19 contact tracers, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) is developing robust and customized contact tracing curriculums for health departments, at no cost and taking little agency time.
  Specific to your health department’s needs,...

 

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Training

March 16, 2020

 

Training related to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is available through the TRAIN Learning Network, a national learning network that aggregates training opportunities for public health, healthcare, and preparedness professionals from thousands of training providers. This includes training from...

 

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Tailored Searches for Performance Improvement Training

July 29, 2019

 

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

 

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TRAIN Affiliate Flyer

April 2, 2018

 

Developed in 2003 in response to state requests for training that would efficiently prepare workers and track training for emergencies, TRAIN, through collaborative partnerships, is an evolving solution that ensures access to high quality education and training in multiple formats.  In addition, this...

 

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New TRAIN Learning Network Platform

September 30, 2016

 

The TRAIN Learning Network is now powered by a brand new, state-of-the-art learning management system (LMS) platform. The first phase of the platform, which includes major learner features, is now available on the national TRAIN site at www.train.org and the CDC TRAIN site at www.train.org/cdctrain/....

 

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National Training Plans Available on TRAIN

August 17, 2016

 

  The TRAIN Learning Network provides organizations with a platform to create training plans, a collection of vetted courses designed to address specific gaps in knowledge, skills, and competence. National organizations are invited to work directly with PHF’s TRAIN team to develop national training...

 

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Recruitment and Retention: What’s Influencing the Decisions of Public Health Workers?

February 22, 2016

 

In 2010, the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice (Council on Linkages) conducted a survey to explore recruitment and retention within the US public health workforce. The survey considered factors that influenced individuals’ decisions to take and remain in jobs in the public...

 

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The Quick-Learn Design Toolkit

November 25, 2015

 

The Public Health Foundation (PHF) knows that a well-prepared public health workforce is the foundation of a healthy community.  PHF provides and connects to resources to help train the workforce.  
The Quick-Learn Design Toolkit, which is offered through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s...

 

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Violence Awareness Materials from Public Health Foundation's (PHF's) Online Store

October 16, 2015

 

Violence in any form is a serious public health problem.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each year there are over one million people that are battered, abused, and assaulted. Violence can occur among any ethnic, racial, sexual orientation, or age group.   
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Resources from PHF’s Online Store Help to Reduce the Spread of Antibiotic Resistant Infections

July 17, 2014

 

Promoting Appropriate Antibiotic UseImproper use of antibiotics can cause drug-resistant bacteria, and could even lead to death. Every year, 2 million people in the United States acquire antibiotic resistant infections. To help fight this pressing public health problem, the Public Health Foundation...

 

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