Performance Improvement 2000. Public Health Infrastructure

01/01/2000

County-Level Tracking of Public Health Functions and Policy Issues

This project will assure that documentation of budget and workforce capacity performance of essential public health services will be available regarding the twelve cities studied by the Center for Studying Health Systems Change's "Longitudinal Community Study." The longitudinal study is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJ) for at least four years, and will identify changes in the public health system over the same period.

AGENCY SPONSOR: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

FEDERAL CONTACT: Guidry, Matthew
202-401-7780

PIC ID: 6325

PERFORMER: Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Plainsboro, NJ

EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 09/30/2000

Role of Health Plans in Community-Level Health Improvement

The purposes of this project are to identify the potential for health plans' participation in community-level health improvement activities, and to examine the incentives and barriers that will affect their decisions to take part in community-based health efforts.

AGENCY SPONSOR: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

FEDERAL CONTACT: Guidry, Matthew
202-401-7780

PIC ID: 6492

PERFORMER: Partnership For Prevention
Washington, DC

EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 09/30/2000