Massachusetts Public Health Association

Category: Latest News


Press Release: Health Care Providers, Mayors, Health Policy Leaders Press House to Save Successful Prevention Programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 12, 2018 Contact: Maddie Ribble, 617-697-2107 Health Care Providers, Mayors, Health Policy Leaders Press House to Save Successful Prevention Programs Letter cites role of Prevention Trust in successful MassHealth transformation In anticipation of a major debate…

Read More

Press Release: Public Health, Community Advocates Praise Attorney General For Updated Hospital Investment Guidelines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 7, 2018 Contact: Maddie Ribble, 617-697-2107 or Enid Eckstein, 617-694-0304 Public Health, Community Advocates Praise Attorney General For Updated Hospital Investment Guidelines Reforms Expected To Lead To Greater Impact On Community Health And Improved Community Engagement…

Read More

Modest Environmental Health Investments Welcomed in Otherwise Disappointing Public Health Budget Proposal

On Wednesday, January 24th, Governor Baker announced his $40.9 billion state budget proposal for fiscal year 2019. Governor Baker’s budget proposal includes a 2.6% increase over the current year’s budget.   While there are some modest public health investments proposed in the Governor’s budget, MPHA…

Read More

MPHA October 2017 Newsletter

Click here to read MPHA October 2017 Newsletter

Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Director of Administration and Finance, Bureau of Family Health and Nutrition

Title: Director of Administration and Finance, Bureau of Family Health and Nutrition Organization: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health Brief Summary of Position: The Director of Administration & Finance (A&F) is a critical leader within the Bureau of Family Health and…

Read More

Job Posting for The Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Problem Gambling Services Coordinator

Title:  Problem Gambling Services Coordinator  Organization: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health Brief Summary of Position: The Department of Public Health is seeking a  Program Coordinator II that will provide primary support to Problem Gambling Services (PGS). The Program Coordinator responsibilities include project management,…

Read More

Job Posting for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Health Care Facility Surveyor

Title:  Health Care Facility Surveyor Organization: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health Brief Summary of Position: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality, Division of Health Care Facilities Licensure and Certification (DHCFLC) is seeking qualified…

Read More

Job Posting for Communicate Health: Editor

Title: Editor Organization: Communicate Health Brief Summary of Position: Communicate Health is looking for an experienced editor with a strong interest in health communication and public health.

Read More

MPHA’s Commitment to challenging racism and injustice

The Massachusetts Public Health Association (MPHA) stands with our supporters, partners and allies in strongly condemning and repudiating the violence, bigotry and racism that we witnessed in Charlottesville, Virginia and which we see gaining voice across the country. We are…

Read More

Press Release: In a Major Step Backwards, Legislature Abandons Effective Prevention Programs

July 7, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Maddie Ribble: 617-697-2107 In a Major Step Backwards, Legislature Abandons Effective Prevention Programs Sicker People, Higher Health Care Costs, Laid off Community Health Workers to Result; Updated Evaluation Report Confirms Impacts On Health Outcomes…

Read More
%d bloggers like this: