HHS Guidelines for Ensuring and Maximizing the Quality, Objectivity, Utility, and Integrity of Information Disseminated to the Public. IV. Types of Dissemination Methods


NCHS statistical and analytic information products are distributed in one or a combination of the following media:

  • Print — publications, reports, books, brochures, and pamphlets.
  • Electronic — the NCHS website, CD ROMS, listservs, e-mail, automated voice and fax systems, hotlines and clearinghouses.
  • Oral — speeches, presentations, commentaries for publication or broadcast, etc.
  • Audio-Visual — broadcast scripts, audio or videotapes, and videocasting.