Maine

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Maine Department of Human Services
Contact: Sarah Huston, Ph.D., Program Manager
Telephone: (207) 287-1967
Fax: (207) 287-4631
E-mail: Sarah.huston@maine.gov
Address: Maine Asthma Program
DHHS/Maine CDC
286 Water St., 5th Floor
11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011
Website: http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/bohdcfh/mat/External
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Maine Cdc-pdf[483KB]
Funded Since August 2000
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 416 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