142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Improving population outcomes: Implications and opportunities for state and local health departments

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014 : 1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Lillian Shirley, BSN, MPH, MPA , Oregon Public Health Division, Portland, OR
State and local health departments are developing new strategies to improve population health outcomes in partnership with the medical and health care system.  Oregon is undergoing a transformation that will create one of the first Coordinated Care Organizations in the state.  This presentation will help to answer some of the questions that are at the forefront of health systems redesign at the state and local level.

Learning Areas:

Other professions or practice related to public health

Learning Objectives:
List at least three strategies that can be implemented by state and local health departments to help improve health outcomes in collaboration with medical and health care partners.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have served as a local and national leader in advancing public health. I have served as a health director at state and local health departments, and I served as President of NACCHO. My organization has been engaged in creating a model Coordinated Care Organization.
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.