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State and Local Public Health Actions Resources

Access program and evaluation guides, watch videos, and get tips and strategies for planning and implementing heart disease and stroke prevention programs in your community, tribe, or state.


Evaluation Resources


Tools and Strategies

Fact Sheet

Trainings and Webinars

CDC/NACDD Fireside Chats
CDC and the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) created these webinars to support the Million Hearts® focus of identifying people with undiagnosed hypertension.

Health Payer 101 Webinar Series
NACDD and CDC’s DHDSP created this webinar series in May/June 2016.

  • The Basics, Part 1 (recording): Overview of health insurance products and plans; managed care organization structure and services.
  • The Basics, Part 2 (recording): Insurance: employer, individual, Medicaid, and Medicare; Reimbursement models: fee-for-service and bundled payment; Incentives: pay-for-performance (P4P) and shared savings. Slides [PDF-2.1MB]
  • Setting the Table Proactively, Part 3 (recording): Data: Where it comes from and how it is used; how states are working with payers. Slides [PDF-675K]
  • Contracting 101, Part 4 (recording): Network development: individual contracts, accountable care organizations, and independent physician associations; Provisions of a provider contract; Provider and payer relationship building. Slides [PDF-960K]