Catalyzing the integration of New Hampshire's public health and medical care systems to promote and protect community health
Learning Areas:Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Define the importance of and difficulties associated with integrating the work of the public health and medical care disciplines to promote community health. Describe activities undertaken and tools developed by a state level effort to advance public health and medical care integration strategies to improve both individual and community health, with a focus on tobacco. Outline challenges and successes experienced by a state level effort to facilitate public health and medicine integration.
Keyword(s): Community-Oriented Primary Care, Community-Based Public Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have coordinated the work of the NH Citizens Health Initiative's Health Promotion Disease Prevention effort to integrate the work of NH's public health and medical care systems for the past four years and am well-versed in existing research on public health-medical care integration.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.