Best practices in American Indian & Alaska Native public health

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Book
Author:  Tribal Epidemiology Centers (TECs)
Publisher:  Tribal Epidemiology Centers (TECs)

This report was written to illuminate the situation, response and impact of Tribal Epidemiology Centers (TECs) to improve American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) public health surveillance data availability and data quality. The TECs were established in 1996 to address unique circumstances affecting AI/AN health data deficiencies and gaps as a foundation for improving health policy and expenditure decisions on the local, state and national levels. 

Populations:  Racial and Ethnic Groups, American Indians and Alaska Natives
Settings:  American Indian/Alaska Native Settings
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics
Planning and Implementing:  Finding and Using Data, Culturally Based Practices
Strategies:  Overview of Strategies