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Resources by State: Guam

Maternal and Child Health Services Title V Block Grant - Guam: FY 2018 Application/FY 2016 Annual Report
A description of the status and activities of Guam's maternal and child health programs. Includes data on financial, program, and performance measures, and features demographic information on ethnicity and race, household types, poverty levels, maternal and infant mortality, and statistics related to healthcare and health insurance.
Date: 09/2017
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Maternal and Child Health Bureau
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Availability and Promotion of Healthful Foods in Stores and Restaurants--Guam, 2015
Assessment of nutrition environment in 114 stores and 63 restaurants in Guam. Includes statistics on availability of various foods and promotion of healthy choices, with breakdowns by store size and restaurant type.
Author(s): Elizabeth A. Lundeen, Brenna K. VanFrank, Sandra L. Jackson, et al.
Location: Preventing Chronic Disease, 14
Date: 07/2017
Type: Document
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Title V MCH Block Grant Program - Guam, State Snapshot: FY 2017 Application/FY 2015 Annual Report
Executive summary of program activities and high-level data from the Maternal and Child Health Block Grant Program. Includes contact information and amounts of funding by source and service level.
Date: 11/2016
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Health Resources and Services Administration
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Open Hearts, Open Minds: An Accomplishments Report of the Pacific Island Task Force
Summarizes U.S. government's response to recommendations from community leaders in Hawaii, the U.S. Pacific Territories, and U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands on various topics, including health equity. Details successes in improving access to federal programs and resources, and increasing grant opportunities in the Pacific region.
Date: 04/2016
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Department of Education
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Recent Population Trends for the U.S. Island Areas: 2000 to 2010
Provides data on the populations of American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Includes charts and maps describing the population, with information on population density, race and ethnic origin, age, and gender.
Author(s): Justyna Goworowska, Steven Wilson
Date: 04/2015
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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WHO Country Cooperation Strategy for Guam, 2013-2017
Identifies health and development challenges and priorities, and establishes strategic direction and approaches to facing challenges and achieving national goals, in cooperation with the World Health Organization. Features demographic statistics for the Pacific Island Countries and Territories as well as healthcare costs, health indicators, leading causes of mortality, and rates of diabetes.
Date: 2012
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: World Health Organization Western Pacific Regional Office
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Compacts of Free Association: Improvements Needed to Assess and Address Growing Migration
Describes migration to the U.S. and its territories from the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands, and Palau. Discusses financial impact in Hawaii, Guam, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands to provide services to these migrants, including health services.
Date: 11/2011
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Government Accountability Office
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Opportunities and Challenges: Implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the U.S. Pacific Territories
Describes provisions in the Affordable Care Act that will benefit Americans living in the U.S. Territories by increasing access, ensuring quality and advancing prevention and public health.
Date: 05/2011
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
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United States Census 2010: A Description of the 2010 Census Operations and Data Products of the Island Areas, and How They Compare to the 50 States and the District of Columbia
Describes how the censuses were conducted in the states, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas, and provides the release schedules of the 2010 Census products.
Author(s): John D. Wynn, Daniel A. Reyes, Willard E. Caldwell
Date: 02/2011
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Health Disparities
Provides an overview of NHPA (Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander) health in the United States. Where possible, this health brief also includes data on the health status of NHPAs living in the USAPI (U.S.-Affiliated Pacific Islands.)
Author(s): Won Kim Cook, Corina Chung, Taunu'u Ve'e
Date: 08/2010
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
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