Performance Improvement 1999. Chronic Disease

02/01/1999

TITLE: Evaluation of Public Health Care Providers Training, Screening and Referral Practices for Pregnancy-Related Violence

ABSTRACT: This project will conduct national population-based surveys of administrators and clinical providers in family planning programs funded by Titles X and XX, maternal and child health programs funded by Title V, and the federally-funded Primary and Migrant Health Centers. The information obtained from these surveys will be used to develop recommendations for the development of future clinical guidelines.

AGENCY SPONSOR: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

FEDERAL CONTACT: Alison Spitz

PHONE NUMBER: 770-488-5260

PIC ID: 6712

PERFORMER ORGANIZATION: Battelle Corporation Arlington, VA

PROJECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 6/15/99
 

TITLE: Evaluation for CDC's NPCR

ABSTRACT: Congress established the National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) in 1992 by enacting the Cancer Registries Amendment Act. The purpose of this project is to assess, develop and implement a comprehensive evaluation strategy which will provide the Cancer Surveillance Branch (CSB) with the capacity to assess NPCR's progress toward program objectives during its second five-year funding period.

AGENCY SPONSOR: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

FEDERAL CONTACT: Leah Simpson

PHONE NUMBER: 770-488-4158

PIC ID: 7050

PERFORMER ORGANIZATION: Battelle Corporation Arlington, VA

PROJECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 7/30/99
 

TITLE: Strategic Plan for the National Diabetes Control Program

ABSTRACT: In light of major changes in funding and further developments of core capacity and infrastructure of State diabetes control programs, there is a need to step back and form a collective vision of the National Diabetes Control Program. This vision will form the basis for the FY 1999-2000 National Diabetes Control Program announcement for cooperative agreement renewals.

AGENCY SPONSOR: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

FEDERAL CONTACT: Dara Murphy

PHONE NUMBER: 770-488-5046

PIC ID: 7051

PERFORMER ORGANIZATION: Macro International, Inc. Atlanta, GA

PROJECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 8/27/99
 

TITLE: Coordinated Evaluation of Tobacco Control Efforts

ABSTRACT: An increased level of scrutiny by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has been directed at evaluating the overall impact and the relative cost-effectiveness of tobacco control programs. This project will focus on activities related to implementing a comprehensive and coordinated evaluation of Statewide tobacco control efforts.

AGENCY SPONSOR: National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

FEDERAL CONTACT: Don Sharp

PHONE NUMBER: 770-488-5703

PIC ID: 6714

PERFORMER ORGANIZATION: Battelle Corporation Arlington, VA

PROJECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 9/30/99