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While the size and scope of health departments across the state varies dramatically, all share common goals, issues, and challenges. The value of a statewide association is that it can act as the unified voice for all members, helping to advance shared goals and objectives, while also educating about shared issues and challenges. The following projects assist KALHD to move forward in the world of public health.

Kansas Public Health Practice Program

In 2013, the Kansas Health Foundation Board approved a $1.2 million, 3-year (2014-2016) project to support public health workforce development and system development. The Public Health Systems groups provides direction and oversight of the project,...

KIPHS Upgrades

PHClinic Interoperability With the Kansas Health Information Network/Health Information Exchange (KHIN/HIE) and Functionality Improvements In August, 2013 KALHD was awarded a 3‐year grant from KHF for PHClinic (KIPHS) upgrades. The primary...

Technical Assistance Grant

In early 2012, the Kansas Health Foundation funded a generous grant to the Kansas Health Institute (KHI)to provide technical assistance to local health departments on the topics of CHA, CHIP, strategic planning, and seeking public health...

Local Health Department Websites