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NOFO Attachment 2 of 2 for: CDC-RFA-DP18-1803- State Public Health Approaches to Addressing Arthritis

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Strategy 1: Disseminate Arthritis-Appropriate Evidence-Based Interventions (AAEBI) and leverage other Self-Management Interventions.

Disseminate AT LEAST TWO different evidence based interventions among the applicant’s employees, patients, members or constituents, and ensure sufficient capacity to continuously and sustainably deliver AAEBIs to this population and expanded population over the 5-year period.

Activity 1.1 Resources and Examples of Evidence Based Dissemination Strategies
Activity 1.2 Resources and Examples of Worksite Strategies and Financial Supports

Strategy 2: Counsel and refer patients to increase physical activity, including participation in AAEBIs and walking.

Leverage key state-wide initiatives and engage key stakeholders, to develop and implement a 5-year systems approach to support a sustainable counseling and referral process that will engage healthcare providers and increase their counseling of adults with arthritis about the importance and benefits of physical activity for managing arthritis, including safe walking, and referring appropriate patients to AAEBIs for physical activity

Activity 2.1 Examples of Relevant National or State Level Initiatives
Examples of Resources and Examples on Counseling and Referral Best Practice

Activity 2.2 Examples of resources to help facilitate enrollment, registration or participation

Strategy 3: Promote Walking.

Promote widely available existing walking initiatives or programs, ensure they address the unique needs and barriers of adults with arthritis and increase walking among adults with arthritis.

Activity  3.2 and 3.3: Examples of Walking Initiatives/Programs, Interventions, and Resources


Strategy 4: Raise Awareness about Arthritis Burden and Management.

Raise awareness about arthritis burden, physical activity, walking, AAEBIs (and other self-management interventions as applicable), and provider counseling and referrals in ways that will facilitate achievement of key NOFO outcomes.

Activity 4.1 and 4.2 Resources to raise awareness of AAEBI, counseling and referral resources
Information for Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

Collection of Online Resources & Inventory Database (CORIDOR)

The National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion supports the Collection of Online Resources & Inventory Database: Organized and Readily accessible (CORIDOR). It is a public health practitioners’ resource to help support the planning, implementation, and evaluation of state and national chronic disease prevention and health promotion initiatives. The resources included are primarily practice-based and represent science and practice promoted by CDC and CDC-funded partners to address chronic disease conditions and risk factors. Tools include model policies and programs, guides, toolkits, and other resources for a variety of audiences with a range of skills. Access the CORIDOR database.