Pennsylvania

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Pennsylvania Department of Health
Contact: Mary M Burns, MS, PhD
Telephone: (717) 346-8119
Fax: (717) 425-5373
E-mail: mmburns@pa.gov
Address: Bureau of Health Promotion and Risk Reduction
Pennsylvania Department of Health
625 Forster Street, Room 1000
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0701
Website: https://www.health.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspxexternal icon
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Pennsylvania pdf icon[PDF – 219 KB]
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 481 KBpdf icon
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Funded Since: September 2003

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: May 10, 2019