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10 services of public health

Monitor health status to identify problems
Dx & investigate problems / hazards
Inform, educate, & empower people
Mobilize partnerships
Develop policies & plans
Enforce laws & regs
Link to services & assure care
Assure competent public health & healthcare workforce
Evaluate effectiveness
Research

2

3 core public health services

-Environmental Health
(sanitarians, etc, mostly regulatory)
-Disease Control
-Health Education / Promotion
(best via Policy)

3

How many communicable diseases in AZ?

more than 80

4

Top ten reportable disease in AZ

Chlamydia27,532
Influenza 13,850
Gonorrhea8,518
Valley Fever4,331
Syphilis1,299
Campylobacter1,052
MRSA1,015
Hepatitis B 940
Salmonellosis 635
Strep pneumoniae 496

5

Newly diagnosed chlamydia in Maricopa county since 2004

Risen 104% more commonly diagnosed in women than men

6

rates of chlamydia in Maricopa county since 2004

64% increase

7

Newly diagnosed gonorrhea since 2010

215%

8

When did rates of gonorrhea start to increase?

In 2010 by 139%

9

newly diagnosed syphilis in maricopa county

risen 112% since 2013

10

Syphilis male vs female

older disease for males. more common in older men than women

11

HIV/AIDS rates since 2010

Slight increase in HIV and decrease in AIDS

12

HIV and Syphilis dual infection

33.2% of syphilis also have HIV

13

Congenital syphilis in maricopa

double the national average

14

Chlamydia

75% asymptomatic in women
10-40% of untreated cases result in pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
14% of PID cases are hospitalized
15% of PID cases will experience infertility
2012 average cost of a hospitalized PID case in Arizona: $19,853

15

Who are the main disseminators of the flu?

Kids!

16

rates of obesity in children and adults MC

1 in 7 children
1 in 4 adults

17

2030 obese rates prediction

CO: 45%
AZ: 59%
MS: 67%

18

2007-2008 smokers who quit

1 in 5 arizona smokers quit
170000 peeps