Public Health Law: A Tool to Address Emerging Health Concerns

Public Health Law: A Tool to Address Emerging Health Concerns

>>Thank you for joining us today, no matter when or how you’re tuning. I’m Dr. John Iskander, it’s my pleasure to welcome you to CDC Public Health Grand Rounds for December, 2016. Public Health Grand Rounds has continuing education credits available for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, veterinarians, health educators, and others. Please see the Public Health

HHS OCR – Your Health Information, Your Rights

HHS OCR – Your Health Information, Your Rights

Your health information, your rights. Whether your health information is stored on paper or electronically, you have the right to keep it private. Those rights are protected under a law known as HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. HIPAA gives you important rights. First off, you have the right to see or get

Introduction to Public Health

Introduction to Public Health

[MUSIC PLAYING] [MUSIC PLAYING] Welcome to an introduction to public health. My name is Susie McCarthy. As a health education specialist at the CDC, I’ve worked in a variety of areas of public health, including children’s health, infectious diseases, chronic diseases, and most recently public health workforce development. Public health is a dynamic and multi-disciplinary

Protecting the Health of All Americans | The Mission of HHS

Protecting the Health of All Americans | The Mission of HHS

(music) The Department of Health and Human Services is many things: We are more than 80,000 employees, in more than 2,000 locations across the country and around the world. We are some of the world’s finest scientists, physicians, researchers, and public servants. We are a big, busy, dedicated team. Yet all of us share one

Partners in Health. Engaging Faith Communities in Diabetes Prevention and Control

Partners in Health. Engaging Faith Communities in Diabetes Prevention and Control

Good afternoon. I am Carol Mallette from Southern Jersey Family Medical Center in New Jersey and I’ll be your moderator today. We have over 300 people registered for this webinar. I’d like to welcome each of you and thank you for your participation. For those of you who saw our original program listing there’s been