Vermont

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Vermont Department of Health
Contact: Jane Wolforth
Telephone: (802) 951-0156
E-mail: jane.wolforth@state.vt.us
Address: Vermont Department of Health
Post Office Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402-0070
Website: http://www.healthvermont.gov/prevent/asthma/index.aspxExternal
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Vermont Cdc-pdf[PDF – 267 KB]
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Asthma State Data Profile:  PDF – 543 KBCdc-pdf
Funded Since: August 2000

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: December 4, 2009