Organizations Needed to Host IPHA AmeriCorps Members

Organizations Needed to Host IPHA AmeriCorps Members

IPHA's AmeriCorps Program is looking for organizations to serve as host sites. Deadline to apply is January 3!
Wednesday, December 12 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Legislative Report - November 30, 2018

IPHA Legislative Report - November 30, 2018

Check out the latest update from Brittan Bolin, IPHA legislative consultant.
Wednesday, December 05 2018 0 Comments

Integrated Care EHR Webinar - Free for IPHA Members!

Integrated Care EHR Webinar - Free for IPHA Members!

Join blueEHR for a free introductory Webinar demonstrating how their flexible, workflow-driven electronic health record is the perfect fit for public health organizations.
Friday, November 30 2018 0 Comments

Public Health Learning Network Interviews Dr. Christina Welter about the state of the public health workforce

Public Health Learning Network Interviews Dr. Christina Welter about the state of the public health workforce

Dr. Welter emphasized the importance of leadership capacity building for bolstering the public health workforce from the grassroots up to the national level.
Monday, November 05 2018 0 Comments

Upcoming FREE webinars for rural health clinics for IPHA members

Upcoming FREE webinars for rural health clinics for IPHA members

IPHA and the IRHA are partnering to offer 2 upcoming WEBINARS presented by Charles James of North American Healthcare Management:
Monday, October 01 2018 0 Comments

Illinois awarded $29 million to fight opioid crisis

Illinois awarded $29 million to fight opioid crisis

The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) is receiving nearly $29 million in new federal funding to help the state fight the opioid crisis.
Friday, September 21 2018 0 Comments

Gov. Rauner Vetoes Tobacco 21, Fails Illinois Youth

Gov. Rauner Vetoes Tobacco 21, Fails Illinois Youth

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner vetoed bill SB2332, a bill to raise the legal sales age of tobacco products to 21.
Sunday, August 26 2018 0 Comments

Community Health Worker Employer Survey

Community Health Worker Employer Survey

The purpose of this study is to examine the role of Community Health Workers in Illinois.
Friday, August 24 2018 0 Comments

Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation 2018 Community Grants Cycle Open

Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation 2018 Community Grants Cycle Open

Each year they award grants of up to $10,000 to 10-15 Illinois non-profit organizations working in oral health care and/or education.
Wednesday, August 22 2018 0 Comments

Input needed on the 2018 Illinois Health IT Survey

Input needed on the 2018 Illinois Health IT Survey

The Centers for Medicare/Medicaid (CMS), the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS), and the Illinois (ILHITREC) and Chicago (CHITREC) Health IT Regional Extension Centers are requesting your input about Health IT in Illinois.
Thursday, August 09 2018 0 Comments

Nominations Being Accepted for Public Health Awards- Deadline Extended to August 3

Nominations Being Accepted for Public Health Awards- Deadline Extended to August 3

The Awards Committee for the 77th Annual Conference is requesting nominations for this year’s public health awards. All nominations must be submitted online by August 3. The awards will be presented during the Annual Conference at the Friends of Public Health Celebration.
Monday, July 23 2018 0 Comments

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Organizations to Serve as Host Sites

IPHA AmeriCorps Program Seeking Organizations to Serve as Host Sites

The IPHA AmeriCorps Program is looking for organizations to serve as host sites for an 11 month time period. Applications are due July 16!
Sunday, July 15 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Seeking Nominations for Public Health Awards

IPHA Seeking Nominations for Public Health Awards

The awards will be presented at the Friends of Public Health Celebration that will be held during the IPHA 77th Annual Conference on the evening of Wednesday, September 6, 2018. Deadline to submit award nominations is July 29, 2018!
Friday, July 06 2018 0 Comments

Two HRSA Opioid Response Funding Opportunities Available

Two HRSA Opioid Response Funding Opportunities Available

The Health Resources and Services Administration's (HRSA) Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) has released the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for 2 new grants to fight the opioid crisis.
Tuesday, June 19 2018 0 Comments

Naloxone Recall—Two Lots From Hospira Recalled Due to Particulate Matter

Naloxone Recall—Two Lots From Hospira Recalled Due to Particulate Matter

The FDA is urging Naloxone carriers to check their product against a national recall list.
Thursday, June 07 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Legislative End of Session Report and Veto Calendars - June 1, 2018

IPHA Legislative End of Session Report and Veto Calendars - June 1, 2018

Check out the latest update from Brittan Bolin, IPHA legislative consultant.
Sunday, June 03 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Legislative Report - May 25, 2018

IPHA Legislative Report - May 25, 2018

Check out the latest update from Brittan Bolin, IPHA legislative consultant.
Sunday, May 27 2018 0 Comments

Model Health in All Policies Resolution

Model Health in All Policies Resolution

ChangeLab Solutions has made available a Model Health in All Policies Resolution specifically designed to help communities institutionalize a Health in All Policies approach.
Friday, May 25 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Purchasing Consortium helps ease financial burden for healthcare providers giving immunizations to children covered by CHIP/Title XXI.

IPHA Purchasing Consortium helps ease financial burden for healthcare providers giving immunizations to children covered by CHIP/Title XXI.

The Consortium offers pediatric vaccines on a consignment basis. There is no upfront cost for participating providers to acquire vaccines for their patients who are covered by CHIP/Title XXI.
Thursday, May 17 2018 0 Comments

PH 3.0 Best Practices Awards

PH 3.0 Best Practices Awards

IPHA, with funding from the HRSA funded Great Lakes Public Health Training Collaborative, announces the availability of up to five $1,000 Public Health 3.0 Best Practice Awards. Recipients will be certified local health departments in Illinois who propose a project to move their agency forward in implementing the PH 3.0 framework.
Thursday, May 17 2018 0 Comments

State receives approval from Federal CMS of 1115 Waiver, behavioral health transformation

State receives approval from Federal CMS of 1115 Waiver, behavioral health transformation

State receives approval from Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) of 1115 Waiver, behavioral health transformation
Tuesday, May 08 2018 0 Comments

IPHA signs on in support of CDC Coalition’s FY19 request letter

IPHA signs on in support of CDC Coalition’s FY19 request letter

CDC Coalition’s FY19 request letter sent to House and Senate Labor-HHS-Education appropriations subcommittee leaders
Sunday, April 29 2018 0 Comments

Trauma-Free Illinois Webinar Scheduled for May 16

Trauma-Free Illinois Webinar Scheduled for May 16

The webinar is free and open to anyone with an interest in addressing trauma in Illinois and/or an interest in learning more about the IPHA Trauma-Free Illinois Initiative.
Monday, April 23 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Legislative Report - April 20, 2018

IPHA Legislative Report - April 20, 2018

Check out the latest update from Brittan Bolin, IPHA legislative consultant.
Sunday, April 22 2018 0 Comments

Register Now! Public Health 3.0: An Illinois Workforce Development Forum

Register Now! Public Health 3.0: An Illinois Workforce Development Forum

This will be an exciting two-day event for local health department staff, hospitals, and community partners to explore how the Illinois public health system can integrate the recommendations and components from Public Health 3.0
Thursday, April 19 2018 0 Comments

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