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Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)

Represents state and territorial public health agencies in the U.S., including the District of Columbia. Works to inform public health policy and practice, advocate for public health professionals, and provide technical assistance to public health agencies. Includes a Preparedness Policy Committee to assist public health agencies responding to public health threats and emergencies.
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Emergency Preparedness and Response · Public Health Agencies · Rural Health Policy

Funding & Opportunities (2)

  • Cross-jurisdictional Systems Improvement Partnership Technical Assistance Opportunity, view details
  • State and Territory Public Health Systems Improvement Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Project, view details

Resources (23)

  • Addressing Rural Health Disparities in a Pandemic, 08/2020, view details
  • Association of State and Territorial Health Officials: COVID-19, 09/2021, view details
  • ASTHO Profile of State and Territorial Public Health, Volume Four, 2017, view details
  • Best Practices for States to Identify and Address Breast Cancer Disparities, 02/2018, view details
  • Community-Based Health Needs Assessment Activities: Opportunities for Collaboration Between Public Health Departments and Rural Hospitals, 05/2017, view details
  • Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Initiatives in Three USAPI Jurisdictions, 05/2020, view details
  • Improving License Portability Through Interstate Licensure Compacts – An Interstate Approach to Improving Access to Care and Addressing Workforce Gaps, 08/2017, view details
  • Improving Rural Health: Making an Impact in Five Years, 2017, view details
  • Increasing Access to Contraception: Rural Health, 02/2019, view details
  • Lessons Learned from States Using Telehealth to Expand Access to Care for Rural and Underserved Communities, 08/2016, view details
  • Lessons Learned from the U.S. Affiliated Pacific Islands COVID-19 Response, 01/2021, view details
  • Making Contact: A Training for COVID-19 Contact Tracers, 09/2021, view details
  • Mobile-Portable Dental Manual, 2007, view details
  • New Mexico Implements and Expands Physical Activity Programs in Rural Communities, 09/2018, view details
  • North Dakota Tests Innovative Health IT Approaches to Improve Hypertension Identification and Control in Workplaces, 03/2019, view details
  • Oklahoma Partners Collaborate with Tribes on Tobacco Cessation, 05/2018, view details
  • Primary Care Office Manual, 03/2017, view details
  • Scope of Practice Policy, view details
  • Social Determinants of Health: A Quick Reference Guide for State Offices of Rural Health and State and Territorial Health Officials, 09/2017, view details
  • State Approaches for Addressing Rural Social Determinants of Health, view details
  • States Work to Support Rural Hospitals Despite Pandemic Challenges, 04/2021, view details
  • Use of Telepsychiatry to Improve Access to Care for Rural Populations: State Considerations for Incorporating Telepsychiatry into Behavioral Health and Primary Care Integrated Systems, 08/2017, view details
  • Vermont Falls Prevention Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative: Strategies, Successes, and Lessons Learned, 2018, view details