Hawaii

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: The Hawaii State Department of Health
Contact: Nicole Bell
Telephone: (808) 692-7476
Fax: (808) 692-7478
E-mail: nicole.bell@doh.hawaii.gov
Address: Hawaii State Department of Health
601 Kamokila Blvd., Suite 334
Kapolei, HI 96707
Website: http://health.hawaii.gov/asthma/home/hawaii-asthma-control-program-2/External
State Success Stories:  Breathing Easier in HawaiiCdc-pdf[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 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: December 4, 2009