Stories from the Field

Stories from the Field provides a means for local health departments to share their experiences and demonstrate the value of public health.

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Harm Reduction Community of Practice

NACCHO launched the Harm Reduction Community of Practice (CoP) to increase the capacity of LHDs to implement or scale...

Feb 01, 2023

STI Testing: New Point-of-Care Advances (December 9, 2021)

On December 9, 2021, NACCHO, the National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD), and the National Association of State and...

Feb 01, 2023

Reports from the Field: Impact of COVID-19 on Local Health Departments

The work of local health departments (LHDs) has been severely impacted since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Feb 01, 2023

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HIV Prevention

NACCHO works alongside NASTAD and other key partners to enhance the health departments’ capacity to support integrated...

Feb 01, 2023

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HIV Care Coordination

NACCHO works alongside NASTAD to provide technical assistance and systems coordination for the 48 counties, Washington,...

Feb 01, 2023

Disease Intervention Specialist Certification

NACCHO is working with the CDC Division of STD Prevention, the National Coalition of STD Directors, and the Public...

Feb 01, 2023

340B Basics and Beyond (January 25, 2022)

Would your health department benefit from understanding and utilizing the 340B Drug Pricing Program? NACCHO and the...

Feb 01, 2023

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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program- Part A

Join NACCHO and CAEAR Coalition’s New Ryan White Part A Community of Practice

Feb 01, 2023

  • COVID-19
  • Community Health
  • Emergency Response
  • Success Story

Bringing in the Cavalry for Covid-19

The Virginia Department of Health developed COVID-19 Regional Surge Teams to augment capacity to the local health...

Oct 19, 2022 | Malik Outram, Southwest Regional Containment Advisor for Virginia Department of Health

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  • Tools & Resources
  • Medical Reserve Corps
  • Success Story

Planning for Radiation Emergencies - How Southeast Tennessee Prepares

See how southeast Tennessee prepares for a radiation emergency.

Oct 17, 2022 | Beth Hess

Partner Articles

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  • Community Engagement
  • Community Resilience
  • Immunization
  • Vaccine Hesitancy

Community health workers meet people where they are to...

The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted what we already know to be true: higher-risk...

Aug 10, 2023 | Dominique Baradaran, MSM, Interim Chief of Community Health, Oklahoma City- County Health Department

Community health workers meet people where they are to...

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  • Community Health Assessment and Improvement Planning
  • Community Engagement
  • Healthy People 2030
  • Success Story

Library Serves as a Community Hub for Health Improvement...

Through the power of partnerships, the Catawba County Library System has found...

May 30, 2023 | Erica Derr, Collaborative Services Librarian, Catawba County Library System

Library Serves as a Community Hub for Health Improvement...


How We Got Our Shot Together

Madison County Public Health Department in New York State held a health fair...

May 25, 2023 | Guest Author

How We Got Our Shot Together

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