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STD Rates Climb to Record Highs

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

August 29, 2018

 

​For the fourth consecutive year, sexually transmitted disease (STD) rates have increased. According to preliminary data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) at the National STD Prevention Conference on August 28, 2018, nearly 2.3 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (September 2017)

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

September 29, 2017

 

Improve the quality and performance of your organization and the health of your community with news from the Public Health Foundation (PHF).   News, resources, tools, and information on performance management, quality improvement, and workforce development to improve the quality and performance of...

 

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Local Health Departments Are Increasingly Using Quality Improvement to Improve Agency Performance

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvementby Vanessa Lamers

September 13, 2017

 

According to the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) 2016 National Profile of Local Health Departments and newly released research briefs, local health departments (LHDs) across the United States have increased their implementation of agency-wide quality improvement (QI)...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (July 2015)

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

July 21, 2015

 

     Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health In This Issue Planning for Success: Aligning Accreditation Plans PHF Seeks Feedback for Next TRAIN Platform Get Ready for National Immunization Awareness Month Celebrating the Anniversary of the 2014 Core Competencies for Pub...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (April 2013)

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

April 23, 2013

 

   Public Health Foundation E-News   News for Public Health In This Issue Congratulate Eleven Accredited Health Departments Shape the Future of the Public Health Workforce with Your Comments on the Core Competencies Learn About the Latest "I'm Your Community Guide!" Contest Winners Use Public ...

 

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2012 Keeneland Conference Attendees Explore Academic Health Departments and TRAIN

Posted in: Conferences and Events, Council on Linkages, and TRAINby Ilya Plotkin

May 17, 2012

 

​Sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and hosted by the University of Kentucky’s College of Public Health, the 2012 Public Health Services and Systems Research (PHSSR) Keeneland Conference focused on further developing an “evidence base … [that] will allow researchers to optimize the use...

 

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