Arizona Department of Health Services, Director’s Blog

Celebrating the Contributions and Addressing the Needs of Older Arizonans

The month of May is Older American’s Month, and as further proclaimed by Governor Ducey, we proudly celebrate our growing older adult population in Arizona. Arizona is home to more than 1.3 million older adults who embody a wide-range of cultural and ethnic backgrounds who contribute in many ways to the economy and […]

By | May 17th, 2017|General, Prevention|0 Comments

Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Awareness Month

Governor Ducey has proclaimed the month of May as Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Awareness Month. It is a great time to help your family, friends, and coworkers learn more about food allergies. Did you know that children have food allergies more often than adults and that there are eight foods that cause […]

By | May 16th, 2017|General, Prevention|2 Comments

Improving Training for Immunization Providers

Meeting the annual training requirement just got a little easier for Vaccines for Children providers and participants thanks to the Arizona Immunization Program Office (AIPO) Train! AIPO Train is a dedicated online learning management system (LMS) providing a simple and intuitive user interface for Arizona’s VFC providers and immunization partners.

Until now VFC […]

By | May 12th, 2017|Preparedness|0 Comments