Florida

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Florida Department of Health
Contact: Wanda M. Rodríguez-Donham, DrHSc, RRT-NPS
Asthma Program Manager
Telephone: (850) 558-9571
E-mail: wanda.donham@flhealth.gov
Address: Florida Department of Health
Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention
Division of Community Health Promotion
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin # A18
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1720
Website: http://www.floridahealth.gov/diseases-and-conditions/asthma/index.htmlExternal
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in FloridaCdc-pdf[PDF – 596 KB]
Funded Since: September 2009
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 363 KBCdc-pdf

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.

Page last reviewed: April 25, 2019