Posts tagged "local health departments"
Addressing climate-related health inequity

Addressing climate-related health inequity

A new report helps local health departments provide effective and inclusive care.
It's time for local health departments to act on climate change

It’s time for local health departments to act on climate change

APHA member Linda Rudolph, with the Public Health Institute, announces a new resource: "Climate Change, Health and Equity: A Guide for Local Health Departments."
Local health departments honored for innovation

Local health departments honored for innovation

Local health departments, or LHDs, are the backbone of community health. While their work can be seen at the ground level, scientific innovation has helped improve public health quality among the 2,800 LHDs in the U.S. today.