Utah

Partnership Activities

 

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Utah Department of Health
Contact: Nichole Shepard, MPH
Telephone: (801) 538-6259
E-mail: nshepard@utah.gov
Address: Asthma Program
Bureau of Health Promotion
Utah Department of Health
P.O. Box 142106
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2106
Website: http://health.utah.gov/asthma/External
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Utah Cdc-pdf[PDF – 197 KB]
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 373 KBCdc-pdf
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Funded Since: September 2001

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.utah.gov/asthma/pdf_files/stateplan2012.pdfCdc-pdfExternal

State Burden Report Website:
http://health.utah.gov/asthma/data/reports/burdenreport/AsthmaBurdenReport2018.pdfCdc-pdfExternal

Page last reviewed: September 20, 2013