Massachusetts

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Contact: Erica Marshall, MPH
Program Manager
Telephone: (617) 624-5401
E-mail: erica.marshall@state.ma.us
Address: 250 Washington St., 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
Website: https://www.mass.gov/topics/asthmaExternal
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Massachusetts Cdc-pdf[PDF, 696 KB]
Funded Since: September 2003
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 399 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.

State Asthma Control Plan:
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/docs/dph/com-health/asthma/state-plan.pdf Cdc-pdf[PDF – 2.48 MB]External

Page last reviewed: December 4, 2009