The Center for Chronic Disease Prevention & Health Promotion at OSDH is excited to introduce the 2019 Wellness County Profiles.
The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) is dedicated to increasing local health department (LHD) capacity to respond effectively to the opioid epidemic. In an attempt to learn more about how LHDs are conducting opioid prevention and response activities, NACCHO administered an environmental scan, which ultimately sought to create a foundational understanding of opioid overdose prevention and response efforts at the LHD level.
UPDATE: The FINAL stats are in for the September 2018 OK In the Know Achievements Challenge!
The OK In the Know Achievements Challenge was back for the month of September to give OK In the Know members a new way to be rewarded for using the site to collaborate and learn! The theme for the month was “public health hacks,” as a push to share our best tips, and check out NEW ways to be recognized for participating in Groups and helping out peers in the Forum.
Scroll to the end to see who made the top 10 each week and who was named as Rockstar Collaborators, taking home bonuses of 50 points toward their scores in the Challenge!
The National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems (NAPHSIS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) have jointly released data from the United States Small-Area Life Expectancy Estimates Project (USALEEP).
Get to know SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF), how Regional Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroups (REOW) operate, and their roles in substance abuse prevention in Oklahoma.
The “Healthy Food Playbook” showcases how hospitals have connected food systems work to a community health mission and programs to bolster environmental and community health.
This page serves as a central hub of links to local (regional, county, or city level) health data sources for Oklahoma.
Prioritize your work, assess your progress, or make the care for your wellness initiative with the evidence on this page.
United Foundation for Health annually releases the America’s Health Rankings report, which provides state-by-state rankings and reports on health challenges and successes. See the full report for Oklahoma here: http://ow.ly/W3da3