IL Community Health Worker Advisory Board Listening Sessions
Over the past year the Illinois Community Health Worker Board has worked to develop draft recommendations related to: the training and certification process, core competencies, workforce development and financing and reimbursement. We are holding a series of listening sessions across the state in order to receive feedback on the draft recommendations.
IPHA is pleased to announce an agreement with Medical Diagnostic Laboratories, LLC (MDL), that will offer Illinois local health departments and state clinics special discounted pricing for sexually transmitted infection (STI) lab processing.
Walt Howe, Administrator of McLean County Health Department and Co-Chair of IPHA’s Policy and Legislative Committee, testified to the Senate Human Services Committee today regarding the impact of the state’s budget impasse on local health departments.
The IPHA Immunization Billing Project is an initiative that was funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to enable local health departments to bill third-party payers for immunization services provided to insured patients.
Press Release: IPHA partners with CDP, Inc. to Enhance LHD Billing integrated with Electronic Health Records
hrough a new partnership, agencies that are members of IPHA will be able to work with CDP through the Immunization Billing Project, funded by CDC through IDPH, to enhance their ability to bill third party payers for immunizations and other billable services, while also ensuring that their system is fully integrated with Electronic Health Records.
The Illinois Public Health Association is the oldest and largest public health association in the State of Illinois.
As one of the largest affiliates of the American Public Health Association, IPHA is widely recognized as a leader in
the field of public health advocacy, health education and promotion.