Oregon

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Oregon Health Authority
Contact: Stephen C. White,
Policy Specialist
Telephone: (971) 673-0245
Fax: (971) 673-0994
E-mail: Stephen.C.White@state.or.us
Address: Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Section
Public Health Division
Oregon Health Authority
800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 730
Portland OR 97232
Website: http://public.health.oregon.gov/DiseasesConditions/ChronicDisease/Asthma/Pages/index.aspxExternal
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Oregon Cdc-pdf[PDF, 290 KB]
Funded Since:  October 1999
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Asthma State Data Profile: Asthma in Oregon Cdc-pdf[PDF – 408 KB]

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://public.health.oregon.gov/DiseasesConditions/ChronicDisease/
Asthma/Documents/alplan.pdfCdc-pdfExternal

Page last reviewed: April 25, 2019