The Virginia Department of Health's Division of Chronic Disease Prevention and Control has released its report, titled Chronic Disease in Virginia -- 2006 Edition. This report is a comprehensive look at the burden of chronic disease in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The report can be a resource to public health program planners, policy makers, health care providers, and researchers in their efforts to identify disparities and barriers and to design solutions to reduce the burden of chronic disease in the state.
The report is available and can be downloaded from the VDH website at http://www.vahealth.org/cdpc/.
VDH would like you to complete a brief survey on your impression of the report. The survey form and instruction on how to complete the survey are in the Report. The survey can also be completed online at http://www.logicdepot.com/cddatareport06/ .
Please share this with your partners and encourage those partners to put a link to the report on their web site. For more information on this report, please contact the Virginia Department of Health at (804) 864-7877.