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Partnership Activities








State Success Stories:

The Hawaii State Department of Health

Brittany Ruiz, Asthma Control Program Manager

(808) 692-7476

(808) 692-7461

Hawaii Department of Health
1250 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Breathing Easier in Hawaii[PDF - 420 KB]

Funded Since: September 2002

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

Asthma State Data Profile: PDF - 357 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.