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Model Health in All Policies Resolution

Model Health in All Policies Resolution

ChangeLab Solutions has made available a Model Health in All Policies Resolution specifically designed to help communities institutionalize a Health in All Policies approach.
Friday, May 25 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Purchasing Consortium helps ease financial burden for healthcare providers giving immunizations to children covered by CHIP/Title XXI.

IPHA Purchasing Consortium helps ease financial burden for healthcare providers giving immunizations to children covered by CHIP/Title XXI.

The Consortium offers pediatric vaccines on a consignment basis. There is no upfront cost for participating providers to acquire vaccines for their patients who are covered by CHIP/Title XXI.
Thursday, May 17 2018 0 Comments

PH 3.0 Best Practices Awards

PH 3.0 Best Practices Awards

IPHA, with funding from the HRSA funded Great Lakes Public Health Training Collaborative, announces the availability of up to five $1,000 Public Health 3.0 Best Practice Awards. Recipients will be certified local health departments in Illinois who propose a project to move their agency forward in implementing the PH 3.0 framework.
Thursday, May 17 2018 0 Comments

State receives approval from Federal CMS of 1115 Waiver, behavioral health transformation

State receives approval from Federal CMS of 1115 Waiver, behavioral health transformation

State receives approval from Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) of 1115 Waiver, behavioral health transformation
Tuesday, May 08 2018 0 Comments

IPHA signs on in support of CDC Coalition’s FY19 request letter

IPHA signs on in support of CDC Coalition’s FY19 request letter

CDC Coalition’s FY19 request letter sent to House and Senate Labor-HHS-Education appropriations subcommittee leaders
Sunday, April 29 2018 0 Comments

Trauma-Free Illinois Webinar Scheduled for May 16

Trauma-Free Illinois Webinar Scheduled for May 16

The webinar is free and open to anyone with an interest in addressing trauma in Illinois and/or an interest in learning more about the IPHA Trauma-Free Illinois Initiative.
Monday, April 23 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Legislative Report - April 20, 2018

IPHA Legislative Report - April 20, 2018

Check out the latest update from Brittan Bolin, IPHA legislative consultant.
Sunday, April 22 2018 0 Comments

Register Now! Public Health 3.0: An Illinois Workforce Development Forum

Register Now! Public Health 3.0: An Illinois Workforce Development Forum

This will be an exciting two-day event for local health department staff, hospitals, and community partners to explore how the Illinois public health system can integrate the recommendations and components from Public Health 3.0
Thursday, April 19 2018 0 Comments

Medicaid Benefits Open House April 23 at Adams County Health Department

Medicaid Benefits Open House April 23 at Adams County Health Department

On Monday, April 23, there will be a Medicaid Health Plan Benefits Open House at the Adams County Health Department in Quincy
Thursday, April 19 2018 0 Comments

2018 Cultivating Healthy Communities Grant Program | Aetna Foundation

2018 Cultivating Healthy Communities Grant Program | Aetna Foundation

The Aetna Foundation will award up to $2 million in grants for projects that address issues in the following domains: Built Environment, Community Safety, Environmental Exposures, Healthy Behaviors, and Social/Economic Factors.
Thursday, April 12 2018 0 Comments

Harassment Conference to be held May 15th in Edwardsville

Harassment Conference to be held May 15th in Edwardsville

Join the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and ILSHRM for a morning interactive session to help your company avoid the pitfalls of harassment and discrimination. Attorney Christi Swick will discuss the legal aspects of harassment/discrimination and lawsuit avoidance. She will then moderate the panel of HR Professionals and organizational leaders who have handled this critical issue.
Wednesday, April 11 2018 0 Comments

Local Health Department scholarships available to attend Public Health 3.0 Workforce Development Forum

Local Health Department scholarships available to attend Public Health 3.0 Workforce Development Forum

The University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health is sponsoring scholarships to attend the Public Health 3.0 Illinois Workforce Development Forum.
Tuesday, April 10 2018 0 Comments

Medicaid Benefits Open House April 16 at Effingham County Health Department

Medicaid Benefits Open House April 16 at Effingham County Health Department

On Monday, April 16, there will be a Medicaid Health Plan Benefits Open House at the Effingham County Health Department in Effingham.
Monday, April 09 2018 0 Comments

Series of Open Houses Planned for Medicaid Health Plan Benefits

Series of Open Houses Planned for Medicaid Health Plan Benefits

In order to help inform eligible Medicaid enrollees about their new HealthChoice Illinois benefits and plan options, IlliniCare and other MCOs have scheduled 5 Medicaid Health Plan Benefits Open Houses to be held at various public health departments in central and southern Illinois.
Wednesday, April 04 2018 0 Comments

Kresge’s Emerging Leaders in Public Health Initiative

Kresge’s Emerging Leaders in Public Health Initiative

Applications Open in April 2018 for Kresge’s Emerging Leaders in Public Health Initiative
Wednesday, April 04 2018 0 Comments

Medicaid Benefits Open House on April 6th at Sangamon County Dept of Public Health

Medicaid Benefits Open House on April 6th at Sangamon County Dept of Public Health

On Friday, April 6th, there will be a Medicaid Benefits Open House at the Sangamon County Department of Public Health in Springfield.
Sunday, April 01 2018 0 Comments

Leadership in Practice: A Digital Exchange - 4 part webinar series

Leadership in Practice: A Digital Exchange - 4 part webinar series

Join the Midwestern Public Health Practice Center for a Digital Exchange of resources, best practices, and new approaches to Public Health 3.0 to build strong leaders and develop the workforce.
Thursday, March 29 2018 0 Comments

Public Health Administrators/Mental Health Professionals Needed For Career Panel Discussion

Public Health Administrators/Mental Health Professionals Needed For Career Panel Discussion

The IL Rural Health Association is hosting two Student Rural Health Career Forums this spring and we are in need of a Public Health Administrator and Mental Health Professional to serve as a panelist at each one. Each panelist will speak for about 5-7 minutes about what they do and what path they took to get there.
Tuesday, March 13 2018 0 Comments

Nominate Illinois Volunteers for the 2018 Governor's Volunteer Service Awards

Nominate Illinois Volunteers for the 2018 Governor's Volunteer Service Awards

Anyone can nominate an individual community member in various categories including youth, adult, senior/retiree, AmeriCorps member, and Senior Corps member for their volunteer service efforts in 2017.
Thursday, February 08 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Bill Status Report

IPHA Bill Status Report

See report on bills being monitored by IPHA.
Monday, February 05 2018 0 Comments

Feb 20th IRHA Ameren Webinar on Saving Energy Costs

Feb 20th IRHA Ameren Webinar on Saving Energy Costs

Learn about cash incentives and opportunities to lower your facilities’ energy costs.
Wednesday, January 31 2018 0 Comments

IPHA Bill Status Report

IPHA Bill Status Report

See report on bills being monitored by IPHA.
Sunday, January 28 2018 0 Comments

Senate confirms Alex Azar as Trump’s second health secretary

Senate confirms Alex Azar as Trump’s second health secretary

President Trump’s second health secretary won Senate approval Wednesday.
Thursday, January 25 2018 0 Comments

BCBSIL Provider Workshop in Southern IL

BCBSIL Provider Workshop in Southern IL

BCBSIL is offering a Provider Workshop in Southern IL to introduce their new Medicaid program, Blue Cross Community Health Plans (BCCHP).
Sunday, January 21 2018 0 Comments

HealthChoice Illinois enrollment website and online resources

HealthChoice Illinois enrollment website and online resources

HFS has established an enrollment website that is very user friendly and contains a lot of helpful information, and there are other online resources to assist you and clients.
Sunday, January 21 2018 0 Comments

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