The Kansas Health Institute, in collaboration with the Kansas Association of Local Health Departments and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, conducted an assessment of the capacities of local health departments in Kansas to meet standards in five areas: communicable disease; immunization; sexually transmitted disease; tuberculosis; and human immunodeficiency virus / acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS). This report summarizes findings from this 2001/2002 assessment.
Kansas Association of Local Health Departments Voluntary Minimum Standards Assessment Project
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Jun 03, 2002
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The Kansas Health Institute supports effective policymaking through nonpartisan research, education and engagement. KHI believes evidence-based information, objective analysis and civil dialogue enable policy leaders to be champions for a healthier Kansas. Established in 1995 with a multiyear grant from the Kansas Health Foundation, KHI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization based in Topeka.