HA3110D – Quality Improvement and Risk Management
LP07.1 Assignment: Chronic Disease Management
Chronic disease management is a key factor in healthcare and is truly a team effort. Using the CDC website “Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion,” click on your state and apply quality management practices to your findings.
Describe “how your state is doing.” What are the top five public health priorities for your state. Are there any disease-specific priorities? If so, what?
Tobacco Use (see Chronic Disease Indicators)
Select you state and category of tobacco.
Determine the “all available years of smoking” for women aged 18-44 years.
Has the crude prevalence % gone up or down?
Identify one funded program and provide a detailed report on their focus, resources they offer.
Identify one program and provide a detailed report on their focus, resources they offer, and how you might use this information for future projects.
How might you use this information for future projects?