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Surveillance & Intervention Treasure Trove

By | March 15th, 2012|Prevention|

We’ve got a treasure trove of statewide public health indicators website called “Arizona Health Matters” which has a wealth of information about the health status of Arizonans- and includes lots of other interesting data including Promising Practices and Evidence Based Interventions.  The site includes more than 100 health and quality of life indicators, an [...]

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Outcomes- Public Health’s Lighthouse

By | November 18th, 2011|Behavioral Health, Prevention|

One of our primary goals over the last couple of years has been to shift the focus of our performance measures toward actual outcomes.  In other words, we don’t want to measure our success on simple activities like whether we did an intervention, placed an ad, or whether someone’s paperwork is right- but on whether [...]

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Health Matters Web Resource

By | April 14th, 2010|General, Preparedness, Prevention|

We rolled out our new public health information system …  called Arizona Health Matters  It’s an electronic o­ne stop source of unbiased data and information about community health and healthy communities in general. It’s intended to help planners, policy makers, and community members learn about issues and identify improvements.  On the site, you can [...]

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