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Centers for Disease and Control (CDC)
epidemiologic surveillance of communicable , chronic and occupational diseases. There to provide and assist in prevention
CDC headquarters in Atlanta
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
special services for maternal and child health for underserved people. Also, monitors training and supply of PH workforce.
helps the underserved and provides supply.
Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA)
Regulation of products and goods brought into the united states. evaluates products, and tests them for consumer safety
Colgate toothpaste is approved by the
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Offers treatment for addicts. prevention and treatment of this
Agency for Toxic substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)
Administered by the CDC, investigates toxic effects on humans. local and state investigations of toxic effects of health personnel
Exposure the ATSDR is here
Indian Health Service (IHS)
health service for Natives
natives help
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Funded biomedical research done through major medical centers. A research program.
research house
Agency for Health Services Research (AHSR)
Improved quality and effect of health care services; research into medical effectiveness, and health outcomes.
research on how hospitals are doing
Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA)
84 percent of budget est. for medicaid and medicare programs/ for elderly and indigent
budget and provision to funding for health services.
The Local Public Health Agencies were directly operated by the state.
LPHAS operated by who ..?
Local Public Health Agencies are formed and managed by local government.
its all local
states have some control over the Local Public Health Agencies, states, for example, could assign jobs.
states are in the mix
both centralization and decentralization occured NOT TO FORM AN LPHA and state services
both of two, chosen not to go through
chosen by the voters, precedent of the people. ...............
Public Health Expenditures
14.4 billion

903 billion in health care expnd

LPHAS 8 billion dollars

1 million dollar spending budget

property and health taxes and spending, a big issue here.