The Essential Elements of Local Public Health

The Essential Elements of Local Public Health provides updates and information from NACCHO’s Environmental Health and Infectious Disease portfolios.

  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Immunization

CMS Guidance on COVID-19 Vaccine Administration Rates and Policies

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking steps to ensure all Americans, including the nation’s...

Oct 30, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

  • Immunization
  • Recommendations

CDC Releases 2019 NIS-Child Vaccination Coverage by Age 24 Months Among Children Born in 2016 and 2017

On October 22, 2020, CDC released the results of the 2019 National Immunization Survey-Child (NIS-Child), which...

Oct 23, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

Vaccine
  • Tools & Resources
  • Immunization
  • Influenza

Influenza (Flu) Season 2020-2021: The Importance of Influenza Vaccination During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Though the timing and duration varies, October often marks the start of influenza (flu) season in the United States. To...

Oct 14, 2020 | Leah Stern

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  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Immunization

NASEM Releases the Framework for Equitable Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine recently released a consensus study recommending a...

Oct 06, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

Vax Hes RFA
  • Immunization
  • Opportunity

RFA: Equipping Local Health Departments to Address Vaccine Hesitancy

NACCHO is pleased to provide funding to support LHDs with the resources to address vaccine hesitancy in at-risk...

Oct 05, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

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  • Tools & Resources
  • Immunization
  • Influenza

CDC Social Media Campaign: Roll your #SleeveUp to #FightFlu

CDC recently released the Roll your #SleeveUp to #FightFlu social media campaign to encourage annual flu vaccination....

Sep 29, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

  • COVID-19
  • Immunization

CDC’s COVID-19 Vaccination Program Interim Playbook for Jurisdiction Operations

On September 16, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) along with the Department of Defense (DOD) released...

Sep 24, 2020 | Amy Frandsen

  • Immunization
  • Training

Registration Open: CDC RealOpt© Training on Vaccination Planning and POD Sites

Registration is now available for CDC’s three remaining virtual instructor-led RealOpt© training sessions in 2020 on...

Sep 14, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

Vaccine
  • Tools & Resources
  • Immunization

MedFinder and VaccineFinder: Tools Available for Upcoming Flu Season

Flu season is fast approaching, and with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to share information with the...

Sep 14, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

  • Immunization
  • Maternal, Child, & Adolescent Health

Pregnancy and Immunization: A Guide to Creating Patient Materials

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) has released a new resource, Pregnancy and Immunization:...

Aug 24, 2020 | Kimberly Sharpe-Scott

Partner Articles

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  • Funding Opportunity
  • Accreditation & Quality Improvement
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  • Performance Improvement

Improving Social Determinants of Health – Getting...

NACCHO is pleased to announced the release of three Request for Proposals to...

Feb 17, 2021 | Andrea Grenadier

Improving Social Determinants of Health – Getting...

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  • Climate Change
  • Health Equity & Social Justice
  • Policy

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners in Calling on the...

NACCHO joins leading public health organizations in signing a declaration...

Jan 27, 2021 | Anu Varma

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners in Calling on the...

Water Fountain
  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Water Quality

Purdue University’s New Water Systems Course Designed to...

Purdue is partnering with NACCHO to offer this online course at a discount for...

Dec 04, 2020 | Emily D'Angelo

Purdue University’s New Water Systems Course Designed to...

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  • Food Safety & Inspection
  • Opportunity

NACCHO and CFP Seeks New Recruits for the 2020-2022 Food...

NACCHO and CFP are seeking 10-15 state, local, tribal, and territorial health...

Oct 13, 2020 | Anu Varma

NACCHO and CFP Seeks New Recruits for the 2020-2022 Food...

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  • Press Release
  • Climate Change
  • Maternal, Child, & Adolescent Health

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners to Recognize...

NACCHO partners with Children’s Environmental Health Network for CEH Day 2020.

Sep 28, 2020 | Guest Author

NACCHO Joins Public Health Partners to Recognize...

Wildfire
  • COVID-19
  • Tools & Resources
  • Climate Change
  • Hazards & Health Effects

Protecting Lung Health During Wildfires

The American Lung Association has developed a new fact sheet in Spanish to...

Jul 15, 2020

Protecting Lung Health During Wildfires

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  • Tools & Resources
  • Healthy Living & Prevention
  • Parks

Greener Parks for Health

National Recreation and Park Association releases new Greener Parks for Health...

Jul 13, 2020

Greener Parks for Health

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  • Tools & Resources

CDC Report: Temporary Reassignment of Personnel Requests...

CDC recently updated its flexibilities guidance for recipients and applicants...

Jul 09, 2020 | Kim Rodgers

CDC Report: Temporary Reassignment of Personnel Requests...

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  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Scholarships Available: SYNChronicity 2020 Conference –...

SYNC 2020, the National Conference for HIV, HCV, STI and LGBTQ Health, is...

Jul 08, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Scholarships Available: SYNChronicity 2020 Conference –...

  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Apply Now: DIS Scholarships for STD Engage 2020...

NCSD and NACCHO are pleased to offer several full scholarships for DIS to...

Jun 24, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Apply Now: DIS Scholarships for STD Engage 2020...

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  • Tools & Resources
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Social Media Resources: National HIV Testing Day

Social media toolkit for National HIV Testing Day, a day to raise awareness...

Jun 24, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Social Media Resources: National HIV Testing Day

  • COVID-19
  • HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis

Syringe Services Programs and the COVID-19 Pandemic:...

Local health departments (LHDs) are on the frontlines of the opioid crisis,...

Jun 16, 2020 | Julia Zigman

Syringe Services Programs and the COVID-19 Pandemic:...

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