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LHD-ISDH MONTHLY WEBCASTS          

The webcasts are hosted the second Friday of each month by the Local Health Department Outreach Division and the State Health Commissioner. LHDs have the opportunity to receive updates regarding current public health issues on both state and national levels as well as share local health department best practices. Contact LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov for more information. All previously aired webcasts are archived on the ISDH Video Center. All previous agendas are archived on the LHDResource SharePoint Website.  

The Webcast Schedule for the remainder of 2014 is as follows:

  • June 13
  • July 11
  • Aug. 8
  • Sept. 12
  • Oct. 10
  • Nov. 14
  • Dec. 12

 

LHD FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Local Health Maintenance Fund Grant (LHMF)

Indiana Code- IC 16-46-10

Indiana Local Health Department Trust Account (ILHDTA)

Indiana Code - IC 4-12-7

Applications and Forms
Local Health Maintenance Fund applications and forms can be accessed by visiting here.
Indiana Local Health Department Trust Account applications and forms can be accessed by visiting here.

 

EVENTS and TRAININGS

Health Officer Meetings
The meetings are held in the fall and spring of each year. Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits are offered to all Health Officers who attend. The purpose of the semi-annual meetings are to provide on-going training and opportunities for health officers to meet and network with their colleagues and peers.

Save the Date: Fall Health Officer Meeting on October 15 at the Garrison at Fort Benjamin Harrision State Park.

               


Public Health Nurse Conference

The next conference will be in the Spring of 2015. If you would like to sign up for the planning committee or if would like to receive a notice when the conference registration is open, please e-mail LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov with your name, title, organization, and contact information.

Public Health Nurse/Environmental Health Specialist Orientation

This Orientation is held annually near the end of the year in collaboration with the environmental health division. The purpose of the meeting is to provide on-going training for nurses and environmentalists. The event also provides opportunities to meet and network with colleagues and peers.
The date for the PHN/EHS Orientation is in December at the ISDH, 2 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, Indiana in Rice Auditorium.
To receive further information, email LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov.

 

PUBLICATIONS

Weekly LHDResource SharePoint Digests: to receive a weekly digest of the LHDResource SharePoint Website Announcements, please e-mail LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov.

Archived Health Officer News editions can be found on the LHDResource SharePoint Website.

LISTSERVS

To be added to a Listserv or to ask about getting something distributed to a Listserv listed below, please contact LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov.

Current Listservs include:

  • Local Health Department Administrators
  • Local Health Department Health Officers
  • Local Boards of Health Representatives

In Development Listservs include:

  • Public Health Nurses
  • Health Educators

 

CONTACT US

For additional information about the Local Health Department Outreach Division, contact LHDinfo@isdh.in.gov.