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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 Development

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 Annual ...

 

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HOTP October 2014: Resources to Support Antibiotic Stewardship

Posted in: Community Development, and Workforce Development

October 24, 2014

 

  Public Health Foundation's Hot off the Press Get Smart About Antibiotics Week November 17-23, 2014   President Obama recently issued an executive order to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the United States. In an effort to support antibiotic stewardship, the Public Health Foundation (PH...

 

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Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Posted in: Community Development, and Workforce Development

October 17, 2014

 

Each year antibiotics save millions of lives. However, the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria represents a serious threat to the public's health and the economy. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that annually in the United States, antibiotic-resistant bacteria cause...

 

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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 Development

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 Webinar...

 

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HOTP September 2014: Resources for the 2014-2015 Flu Season

Posted in: Community Development, and Workforce Development

September 17, 2014

 

Public Health Foundation's  Hot off the Press     Prepare for the 2014-2015 Flu Season   An average of 200,00 people are hospitalized due to flu-related complications each year.   The Public Health Foundation (PHF) is pleased to offer resources, training, and tools to help take action aga...

 

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Will You be Prepared? September is National Preparedness Month

Posted in: TRAINby Samantha Draper

August 28, 2014

 

​September 2014 marks the 11th annual National Preparedness Month, sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  The theme for 2014 is “Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare”. FEMA encourages you, your family, community and workplace to take action...

 

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Council on Linkages Update - August 2014

Posted in: Council on Linkages, and Workforce Developmentby Kathleen Amos

August 27, 2014

 

    Council on Linkages Update    August 2014       Below is the Council on Linkages Update for August 2014. Please feel free to use all or part(s) of this update in your organization's newsletter or other communications.      AHD Learning Community to Establish a Mentorship Program...

 

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Happy Birthday, CDC TRAIN!

Posted in: TRAIN

August 6, 2014

 

​In 2011, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Learning Connection, in collaboration with the Public Health Foundation (PHF), launched CDC TRAIN. Part of the TRAIN network, CDC TRAIN has over 93,000 registered learners and 979 courses from CDC branches and funded partners on a wide...

 

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Superbugs: A Super Problem

Posted in: Community Development, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, TRAIN, and Workforce Development

July 14, 2014

 

Multi-drug resistant organisms or superbugs are a serious global public health problem. The rise of superbugs, due in large part to the overuse and misuse of antibiotics, has numerous health consequences, as well as corresponding economic repercussions. Patients infected with resistant bacterial strains...

 

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

Posted in: Council on Linkages, Infrastructure, Performance Management and Quality Improvement, PHF News, Strategic Planning, TRAIN, and Workforce Development

May 28, 2014

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health In This Issue Update on PHHS Block Grant Opportunities PHF Conducts Fundamental Review of Washoe County Health District Preview a Preliminary Draft of Revisions to the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals How to Find...

 

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