health action: stories
CDC encourages all of its 24 state and city grantees to develop Public Health Actions derived from
activities that lead to the enhancement of public health. Specifically, Public Health Actions describe
1. What was the problem or situation?
2. How did Pennsylvania’s Environmental
Public Health Tracking (PA EPHT) Program become
3. What action was taken to resolve the
4. How did the resolution of the problem
lead to specific actions that enhance the public’s health?
regularly reports to CDC on the success of its Public Health Actions. The
program is committed to translating all activities supported from its CDC
Health Tracking Program to lead to improvements to the community’s public