New Mexico

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: New Mexico Department of Health
Contact: Heidi Krapfl
Telephone: (505) 476-1734
E-mail: heidi.krapfl@state.nm.us
Address: New Mexico Department of Health
1190 St. Francis Dr.
Santa Fe, NM 87502-6110
Website: http://nmhealth.org/about/erd/eheb/ap/External
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in New Mexico Cdc-pdf[PDF – 254 KB]
Asthma State Data Profile: Asthma in New Mexico Cdc-pdf[PDF – 520 KB]
Funded Since: August 2000
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration

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.health.state.nm.us/eheb/asthma.htmlExternal

Page last reviewed: December 4, 2009