Public Health Organizations

0 609
0

As the nation’s doctor, the Surgeon General is tasked with providing Americans with the best scientific information available on how to improve their health and reduce the risk of illness and injury. The Surgeon General’s Reports and Calls to Action are evidence-based documents that highlight important public health issues and are available on the Surgeon General’s website.

>>Learn more

 

0 919
0

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is the nation’s largest philanthropy devoted solely to the public’s health. The Foundation’s conducts research and awards grants for a range of health issues, in particular focusing on health coverage, health system improvement, child and family well-being, training for doctors and nurses, healthy weight and healthy communities.

>>Learn more

0 634
0

The Public Health Law Center is a national nonprofit law and policy organization that help health leaders, officials, and advocates use the law to advance public health.  The Center offers webinars and other public health law resources on their website.

>>Learn more

0 937
0

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is responsible for protecting and improving the public’s health status through strategies that focus on preventing disease. Three major service branches, Community & Family Health Services, Prevention & Preparedness Services and Protective Health Services, provide technical support and guidance to all county and city-county health departments.

>>Learn more

0 674
0

The Office of Minority Health addresses disease prevention, health promotion, risk reduction, healthier lifestyle choices, use of health care services and barriers to health care for racial and ethnic minorities. Their website includes resources on the health status of racial and ethnic minority populations including those related to policy, data collection, capacity building, cultural competency and funding for minority populations.

>>Learn more

X
Skip to toolbar
X