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NAHO Report Local Health Departments Prepare for the Health Impacts of Climate Change
MoALPHA is a voluntary association of local public health agencies city and county health departments in Missouri, founded in . Our mission is to
Today, CDC.gov will feature an article that highlights Veterans Day and focuses on resources available to help veterans and activeduty military personnel quit tobacco use. This article,Celebrate This Veterans Day Tobacco Free,shares the story ofTips From Former Smokers®participant, Brian, and includes his video.
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Enhance the National Capability to Produce and Effectively Use Both Medical Countermeasures and NonPharmaceutical Interventions
NAHOs Model Practices Program nationally honors and recognizes outstanding local public health practice and shares the outstanding practices through the Model Practices Daase. By submitting a practice, LHDs contribute to the overall improvement of public health through effective evidencebased practice methods.
There is less than a month left to apply for NAHOs Model Practices Program. The program honors and recognizes outstanding local health initiatives from across the nation, and shares and promotes these practices among LHDs through the Model Practice Daase. Dec. is the deadline to apply.Apply today »
OSH is relying on you to share this feature with your tobaccocontrol partners to help inform others of the many quitting resources available to veterans and other service members. OSH social media platforms will also support the release of the feature article. Follow CDCTobaccoFree onFacebookandTwitterfor timely sharing of this content with your own ns and followers.
Local health departments LHDs play a critical role in connecting health outcomes with the effects of climate change. To increase awareness of local efforts to respond to this issue, NAHO has released a compendium of case studies highlighting how LHDs across the nation are successfully preparing for and addressing the effects of climate change on health.Learn more »
Check here for information on the Oral Health Policy Conference on March ,
Support communication among local, state and federal public health agencies.
MOALPHA advocates for the healthof all Missourians by strengthening local public health agencies.
The National Health Security Award honors LHDs for improving community resilience in their jurisdictions. National health security is a state in which the nation and its people are prepared for, protected from, and resilient in the ce of incidents with health consequences. This year, NAHO is pleased to recognize five health departments for their achievements in the following categories
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Cultivating a Culture of Health Equity by Strengthening a Partnership between Public Health and Community Organizers
Provide educational and networking opportunities for the public health workforce.
NAHO National Health Security Strategy Award
Kansas City Health Department awarded Model Practices Award for
City of St. Louis Department of Health awarded National Health Security Strategy Award for
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