Oregon, New Mexico seeing good results with public health

March 2009
State Health Watch;Mar2009, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p10
The article discusses the implementation of health programs to achieve higher public health goals in the U.S. Public health, Medicaid and the Oregon Pediatric Society partnered through the auspices of the Assuring Child Health and Development (ABCD) for increased identification of developmental delays in children. Another program that is noted to have improvements is the training and education of health providers through the Care Oregon team up with the Oregon Pediatric Society. Among the targets for improvement are immunization and diabetes.


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