1991 Directory of State Public Health Agencies

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Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website. 50 chapter 3: public health at the local, state, national, and global levels partment receives information from the local agency and forwards it to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) where it becomes part of the ongoing statistics of disease outbreak.

The CDC also provides support back to the local health depart. The governmental public health system in the U.S. is made up of 51 state (including the District of Columbia), local, and federally recognized American Indian and Alaska Native tribal public health agencies.

10 The majority of state public health departments (55%) are structured as free-standing or independent agencies within state Cited by:   We sought to document the structure and functions of state public health agencies throughout the United States in and compare findings with those from a similar a survey of the structure and functions of state public health agencies was sent to and completed by senior deputies in all 50 states and the District of Columbia (a % response rate).The results of Cited by: 6.

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25 Public Health System Structure and Function Chapter Outline I. ADMINISTRATION OF U.S. PUBLIC HEALTH A. Responsibilities of the Federal Government 1.

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Taxation for the General Welfare 3. Provision of Care for Special Groups 4. Funding Federal Legislation 5. Coordination of Federal Agencies B. Responsibilities of States C. Responsibilities of Municipalities and. The State of New York does not imply approval of the listed destinations, warrant the accuracy of any information set out in those destinations, or endorse any opinions expressed therein.

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