Minnesota

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Minnesota Asthma Program
Contact: Wendy Brunner, Ph.D
Telephone: (651) 201-5895
Fax: (651) 201-5898
E-mail: wendy.brunner@state.mn.us
Address: Minnesota Department of Health
ATTN: Asthma Program
85 East 7th Place (PO Box 64882)
Saint Paul, MN 55164-0882
Website: http://www.health.state.mn.us/asthma/external icon
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Minnesota pdf icon[266KB]
Funded Since: September 1999
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 681 KBpdf icon

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:
https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/asthma/about/stateplan.htmlexternal icon

Page last reviewed: December 4, 2009