The national program to improve and protect the health of the public continued its nationwide expansion in June as 11 more governmental public health departments achieved five-year accreditation status through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). The decisions bring another … Continue reading
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Welcome to the PHAB Newsroom!
PHAB's Newsroom contains up-to-date information about the growing number of nationally accredited public health departments, as well as links to PHAB's e-newsletters, press releases, news articles and other announcements about public health departments achieving national accreditation.
PHAB's Newsroom also contains information on how to request speakers, presentations, or exhibits from PHAB.
If you are a working journalist seeking information about PHAB and/or the national accreditation program, or wish to interview a member of PHAB's staff or board of directors, or if you would like assistance in cultivating story ideas tied to the national accreditation movement, please contact PHAB Communications Manager Teddi Nicolaus at 703-778-4549 ext. 118, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to view various resources related to accreditation activity as of May 1, 2017.
PHAB is pleased to share the first-ever “Accreditation Works!” video! Submitted by Hennepin County Public Health Department in Minneapolis, Minn., the 3 and 1/2-minute video was developed and produced by a team that included Public Health Director Susan Palchick along … Continue reading
PHAB is excited to unveil a new, one-page infographic showcasing the value of PHAB accreditation! The new resource, the Value of PHAB Accreditation: Strengthening Health Departments to Better Serve Their Communities, provides a visual representation of data from the evaluation of … Continue reading
Read the April 2017 issue of the PHAB E-Newsletter and join our mailing list to receive the latest PHAB news.
The PHAB webinar, “An Introduction to PHAB Reaccreditation,” as well as other resources are now available for viewing or download. Webinar: An Introduction to PHAB Reaccreditation Slide Set: An Introduction to PHAB Reaccreditation Reaccreditation FAQ: View or download this six-page … Continue reading
PHAB is pleased to announce the release of the Guide to National Public Health Department Reaccreditation: Process and Requirements. This Guide presents the official requirements and process for the reaccreditation of public health departments. The Guide pertains to accredited health … Continue reading
Read the December 2016/January 2017 issue of the PHAB E-Newsletter and join our mailing list to receive the latest PHAB news.
Alexandria, VA, Nov. 22, 2016 — The number of governmental public health departments that meet rigorous national standards of performance continued to climb this week as the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) awarded national accreditation status to 11 local public … Continue reading
PHAB has launched a quarterly webinar series that will highlight topics that are important to applicants or have been suggested by the field. The first webinar focused on documentation, with presenters providing tips on how to optimize documentation to help … Continue reading