Performance Improvement 2000. Prevention Services

01/01/2000

Evaluating the Responsiveness of Guide to Community Services

In 1996, a Task Force of non-Federal public health experts were appointed to develop a Guide to Community Preventive Services. An evaluation of the Guide is proposed to field test and evaluate six Guide modules addressing three study areas.

AGENCY SPONSOR: Public Health Practice Program Office

FEDERAL CONTACT: Sinnock, Pomeroy, Ph.D.
770-488-2469

PIC ID: 7043

PERFORMER: Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Princeton, NJ

EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 09/30/2001

Evaluation of Public Health Care Providers Training, Screening and Referral Practice

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: Spitz, Alison
770-488-5260

PIC ID: 6712

PERFORMER: Battelle Corporation
Arlington, VA

EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 10/30/2000

Evaluation of Teen Pregnancy Interventions

The purpose of this project is to address the assessment and testing of interventions and the evaluation of adolescent pregnancy prevention initiatives in 13 cities in the United States. The objectives of the study are to assist the 13 cooperative agreement cities in field testing components of their teen pregnancy prevention intervention programs.

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

FEDERAL CONTACT: Dalmat, Michael
404-488-5136

PIC ID: 6274

PERFORMER: Battelle Corporation
Arlington, VA

EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 04/30/2000