We are passionate about supporting local health departments and the services they provide to their communities. This blog provides news, knowledge, and best practices to help public health departments continue their mission while facing ever-shrinking funding and resources.

3 Key Findings from America’s Health Rankings New Study on Prevention

Mon, 2016-04-04

The consequence of neglecting preventative care in America is not just higher rates of illness and disease....

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The Top Challenges for Public Health Professionals in 2016

Mon, 2016-02-29

Healthcare is within the top three - if not the first - issue of concern for most Americans in 2016. ...

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CDC: Countries and territories with active Zika virus transmission.

World Health Organization Declares Zika Virus a Global Public Health Emergency

Mon, 2016-02-08

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Zika Virus a global public health emergency for only the...

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Funding Cuts Cost Public Health $40 Billion in Programs and Services

Mon, 2016-01-18

If funding had remained at the 2008 level, $40.2 billion would have been directed to public health programs. The...

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Bill to Repeal Affordable Care Act Met with Presidential Veto

Mon, 2016-01-11

In his veto message, President Obama stated that more than 17 million Americans had gained health insurance...

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