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Sticky topic Sticky: New Jersey Public Health License Renewal Instructions

**Open Attachement for detailed instructions on how to renew your Public Health License

  • Renew your New Jersey Public Health license at ...
    by Susan Girgis » Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 5:20pm
by Susan Girgis
Thu, 11/02/2017 - 3:34pm
Sticky topic Sticky: Interim Guidelines for Rabies Specimen Packaging and Transport - May 3, 2017

The attached file contains the Interim Guidelines for Packaging and Transport of Animal Rabies Specimens to the Public Health and Environmental Laboratories (PHEL), May 3, 2017. These guidelines include important updates that are highlighted within the text.

For...
by Wayne Sundmacher » Monday, May 8, 2017 - 2:43pm

by Wayne Sundmacher
Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:43am
Sticky topic Sticky: Rabies Testing for Animal Specimens at the Public Health and Environmental Laboratories - Frequency Asked Questions

Starting April 26, 2017, the NJDOH Public Health and Environmental Laboratories (PHEL) will begin assessing its rabies testing operation. During the assessment period, PHEL will temporarily partner with other state public health laboratories to provide rabies testing of...
by Wayne Sundmacher » Monday, May 8, 2017 - 2:14pm

by Wayne Sundmacher
Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:43am
Sticky topic Sticky: Local Board of Health Requirement - Advisory Notice

The Department of Health, Office of Local Public Health (Department), has received requests for guidance as to whether all municipalities within New Jersey must be served by a local board of health. Please allow this advisory notice to serve as the Department’s response....
by Wayne Sundmacher » Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 12:34pm

by Wayne Sundmacher
Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:44am
Normal topic FDA/CDC Health Advisory regarding Magellan LeadCare Analyzers - May 18, 2017

FDA/CDC Health Advisory regarding Magellan LeadCare Analyzers
Information for Local Health Departments (LHDs)
May 18, 2017


by Wayne Sundmacher » Friday, May 19, 2017 - 11:30am
by Wayne Sundmacher
Fri, 05/19/2017 - 11:30am
Normal topic State Initiatives to detect Newborn Critical Congenital Heart Defects (CCHDs) - free online course offers NCH credits

According to the CDC, forty-three states have now taken action on newborn screening for critical congenital heart defects (CCHD) through statute, regulations, or hospital guidelines. Of those 43 states, 32 (74 percent) are collecting or planning to collect CCHD screening...
by Emily Carey Per... » Friday, June 19, 2015 - 11:58am

by Emily Carey Per...
Fri, 06/19/2015 - 11:58am
Normal topic CDC's Mall Walking Guide -- A How-To for Encouraging Healthy Behaviors in our Communities

This guide from the CDC provides information about the health benefits of walking, explaining why mall walking programs can help people walk more, and providing practical strategies for starting and maintaining walking programs in malls or other venues in areas where a mall...
by Emily Carey Per... » Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:17pm

by Emily Carey Per...
Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:17pm
Normal topic CDC: E-Cigarette Use Triples Among Teens, But Health Risks of Nicotine (Sans Tobacco Products) Unclear

According to a new CDC press release, current e-cigarette use among middle and high school students tripled from 2013 to 2014. Findings from the 2014 National Youth Tobacco Survey show that current e-cigarette use (use on at least 1 day in the past 30 days) among high...
by Emily Carey Per... » Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 2:49pm

by Emily Carey Per...
Thu, 04/16/2015 - 2:49pm
Normal topic Promising Practices

Salem County's Promising Practice


by Jennifer Martinez » Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:54am
by Jennifer Martinez
Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:54am
Normal topic Promising Practices

Somerset's Promising Practice


by Jennifer Martinez » Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:52am
by Jennifer Martinez
Wed, 04/08/2015 - 11:52am
Normal topic CDC Launches Community Health Status Indicators Website with NJ County Data

CDC released the updated Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI) online tool that produces public health profiles for all 3,143 counties in the United States. Each profile includes key indicators of health outcomes, which describes the population health status of a county...
by Emily Carey Per... » Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 9:13am

by Emily Carey Per...
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 9:13am
Normal topic NJDEP's New Clean Air Public Outreach Campaign - website and resources now available

As part of its commitment to improving air quality in New Jersey, the Department of Environmental Protection has launched CleanAirNJ, a campaign that is designed to educate state residents on steps they can take in their own lives to reduce air pollution for a healthier...
by Emily Carey Per... » Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 12:25pm

by Emily Carey Per...
Wed, 03/04/2015 - 12:25pm
Normal topic New / Updated Version of NJSHAD Data Query and Report System Now Available

The New Jersey Department of Health has updated the New Jersey State Health Assessment Data (NJSHAD) system.

NJSHAD provides access to public health datasets, statistics, and information on the health status of New Jerseyans through public health status indicator...
by Emily Carey Per... » Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 9:21am

by Emily Carey Per...
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 9:21am
Normal topic New Jersey’s State Health Assessment now available from NJDOH

The State Health Assessment (NJSHA) provides us with an important tool to help address the health needs of New Jerseyans and influence future decision-making and public health resource allocation. It describes the health status of the population, identifies areas for...
by Emily Carey Per... » Friday, February 20, 2015 - 10:07am

by Emily Carey Per...
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:07am
Normal topic CDC's Model Memoranda of Understanding for Public Health Preparedness

Through their Public Health Law Program, the CDC has made available selected model Contracts / Agreements / Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) to enhance coordination of preparedness across sectors and among public health agencies.

To learn more, and view the CDC...
by Emily Carey Per... » Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 2:59pm

by Emily Carey Per...
Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:59pm
Normal topic Middlesex County's Radiological Response

Middlesex County's Radiological Response


by Jennifer Martinez » Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 9:49am
by Jennifer Martinez
Tue, 07/29/2014 - 9:49am
Normal topic Morris County Community Disease Containment Toolbox

Morris County's Community Disease Containment Toolbox


by Jennifer Martinez » Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 9:47am
by Jennifer Martinez
Tue, 07/29/2014 - 9:47am
Normal topic Hunterdon's MNS & Fixed Facility POD Programs

Refer to attached Hunterdon County presentation which was a part of the LINCS Promising Practice Series. Please direct any follow-up questions to the Hunterdon County Health Officer, Karen DeMarco. Her email address is kdemarco...
by Carl Michaels » Friday, June 27, 2014 - 1:45pm

by Carl Michaels
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 1:45pm
Normal topic Medical Needs Shelter Planning for Hudson County

Please see attached the presentation which was part of the LINCS Promising Practice Series. Please direct any follow-up questions regarding medical needs sheltering to Monique Davis, mdavis@hudsonregionalhealth.org....
by Carl Michaels » Friday, June 27, 2014 - 1:38pm

by Carl Michaels
Fri, 06/27/2014 - 1:38pm
Normal topic {NJAPHNA} The Minnesota Model / The Intervention Wheel: An Overview

Sue Strohschein, MS, RN/PHN, APRN, BC
University of Minnesota, School of Nursing
Affiliate Associate Professor


by Carl Donaldson » Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 12:12pm
by Carl Donaldson
Thu, 12/19/2013 - 12:12pm
Normal topic National Health Security Preparedness Index

Powerpoint presentation given by Carl Michaels at the NJ State League of Municipalities on the National Health Security Preparedness Index. At the end of the powerpoint is a link to the website so that you may look up information throughout the Country.


by Lisa Gulla » Monday, December 9, 2013 - 2:06pm
by Lisa Gulla
Mon, 12/09/2013 - 2:06pm
Normal topic Stronger Healthier New Jersey - Commissioner's Annual Address to Local Health Departments - 2013 League of Municipalities

Commissioner Mary E. O’Dowd's presentation for the 2013 Annual Conference of State and Local Health Officials as presented during the 2013 League of Municipalities.


by Lisa Gulla » Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 9:49am
by Lisa Gulla
Wed, 12/04/2013 - 12:10pm
Normal topic [NJ League of Municipalities 2013] Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Marketplace presentation

Refer to attached PDF presentation on the ACA and the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace by Dr. Nilsa Gutierrez, Chief Medical Officer, Centers for Medicare/ Medicaid Services, Region II. Presentation date: November 20, 2013.

This presentation provides data on the...
by Candice Davenport » Monday, November 25, 2013 - 11:20am

by Candice Davenport
Mon, 11/25/2013 - 11:20am
Normal topic [NJDOH] Regional Epidemiologist Planning Presentation

Learn more about the NJ Department of Health Plans for Regionalizing Epidemiological Services for Local Health. Presentation by Lisa McHugh, November 20, 2013. This presentation includes updated answers and explanations on plans and role of regional epidemiologist.

...
by Candice Davenport » Monday, November 25, 2013 - 10:51am
by Candice Davenport
Mon, 11/25/2013 - 10:51am
Normal topic [GRANT/FUNDING] Sustainable Design Assessment Teams RFP

This is a great way to think about Health in all Policies!

DEADLINE: November 22: Sustainable Design Assessment Teams RFP
The SDAT program is based on the AIA’s goal of helping communities create a sustainable relationship between humans, the natural...
by Concetta Polonsky » Friday, September 20, 2013 - 3:53pm

by Concetta Polonsky
Wed, 11/05/2014 - 3:29pm
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