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IDPH Quick Reads is an electronic newsletter produced by the Director’s Office at the Iowa Department of Public Health. IDPH Quick Reads are published every three to four weeks.

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IDPH Quick Reads - November 20, 2014  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Ebola Preparedness Continues
  • ACA Healthcare Reform Impact Study
  • Check Your Inbox
  • Get Screened
  • Quality Improvement Success
  • Congrats and Kudos

Archive Issues

Quick Reads - October 8, 2014  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Ebola concerns
  • Public health heroes
  • Iowa Cancer Summit
  • Healthy Communities
  • Quality Improvement Success
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - September 15, 2014  Adobe Acrobat File

  • CHNA & HIP progress reports
  • Iowa sexual violence prevention a national model
  • Healthiest State Walk
  • Quality Improvement Success
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - August 15, 2014  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Strategic Operational Plan
  • Public Input Requested
  • From Iowa to West Africa
  • IDPH Fitness Challenge
  • Quality Improvement Success
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - July 14, 2014  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Medical Cannabidiol Act
  • Zero Fatalities
  • 15 by 15 Challenge
  • Local Public Health Services
  • Quality Improvement Success
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - June 12, 2014  Adobe Acrobat File

2014 Legislative Summary  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Public health accreditation discussions
  • 2014 End of Session update
  • Impacts of ACA
  • Iowa Youth Survey
  • Text4baby
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - May 19, 2014  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Goodbyes and Hellos
  • Stay informed, share your story

IDPH Quick Reads - December 9, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Holiday wishes
  • Planning for change
  • Distance substance abuse treatment expanded
  • Gambling studies released soon
  • Congrats and kudos

Quick Reads - November 12, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • ACA essential health benefits and their impact on public health
  • smartLab
  • National Rural Health Day to be recognized with Governor's proclamation
  • Critical Access Hospitals and rural health care
  • Flu season
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - October 21, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Back to business
  • Healthiest State Walk - a success!
  • National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
  • Operation Immersion
  • Fall Regional Public Health meetings
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - September 17, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Environmental Public Health Tracking
  • Healthiest State Walk
  • Proclamations
  • Do you like us?
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - August 14, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Accountable Care Organizations
  • Cyclospora Outbreak
  • IDPH Strategic Plan
  • Local Public Health Agencies
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - July 16, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Public Health's role in ACOs - expanded
  • Iowa Board of Health welcomes new members
  • Healthy Iowans Plan update
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - June 14, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Legislative wrap-up
  • Public Health's role in ACOs
  • Coordinated care
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - May 14, 2013  Adobe Acrobat File

  • Legislative Session winding down
  • Director's Walk
  • Iowa Youth Survey
  • New Board members welcomed
  • Quarterly Regional Public Health Meetings underway
  • PRAMS
  • Congrats and kudos

IDPH Quick Reads - December 7, 2012  Adobe Acrobat File

  • 2012 in review
  • IHIN goes live
  • Upcoming Legislative Session
  • Congrats and kudos