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Office of Minority Health Regional Health Equity Councils

Office of Minority Health Regional Health Equity Councils

The National Partnership for Action to End Health Disparities (NPA) through the auspices of the Office of Minority Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services created a roadmap for ...
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Illinois Project LAUNCH work

Illinois Project LAUNCH work

The local site in the Illinois Project LAUNCH grant model is an example of a community using the Intervening Model as a tool to support their strategic planning and their ...
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Collaboration Continuum Dashboard

Collaboration Continuum Dashboard

We are told to collaborate. We know that the people we serve, are often served by other groups. We also know our community could be better served if we worked ...
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The Four Cs of Collaboration

The Four Cs of Collaboration

Eliminating disparities in behavioral health in a community requires the involvement and commitment to collaborative efforts by multiple diverse parties. This level of collaboration is complex and dependent on stakeholders ...
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The Cockroach Theory For Self Development

The Cockroach Theory For Self Development

At a restaurant, a cockroach suddenly flew from somewhere and sat on a lady. She started screaming out of fear. With a panic-stricken face and trembling voice, she started jumping, ...
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Addressing Health Disparities Leadership Program

Addressing Health Disparities Leadership Program

Health outcome measures for racial and ethnic minorities lag behind white Americans. They are less likely to get preventive care, more likely to suffer from serious illnesses, and when they ...
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Focus on Public Health

Focus on Public Health

It has been over 2 years since Georgetown University published the monograph, A Public Health Approach to Children’s Mental Health: A Conceptual Framework. The intervention model, offered in the Monograph, ...
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A Public Health Story from Washington County - Maine

A Public Health Story from Washington County – Maine

Washington County in Maine is a very rural and poor county. The population of the biggest city is 4000. It includes the largest tribal community in the NE. Washington County ...
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