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Partnership Activities







State Success Stories:

Funded Since:

Florida Department of Health

Karen Farrington
Asthma Program Manager

(850) 245-4444 ext. 2976

Florida Department of Health
Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention
Division of Community Health Promotion
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin # A13
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1724

Breathing Easier in Florida[PDF - 596 KB]

September 2009

Funded Program:
Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration

Asthma State Data Profile: PDF - 363 KB

Program Description:
CDC is funding the health departments in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, and Wisconsin to ensure the availability of and access to guidelines-based medical management and pharmacotherapy for all people with asthma and to address the intersection of public health and health care through funding state programs and national organizations, promoting asthma quality measures, and informing policy makers about the burden of asthma.