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NNN Webinar | Planning a Women’s Health Event – Pap-A-Thon Toolkit

Title:  Planning a Women’s Health Event – Pap-A-Thon ToolkitDate:  Wednesday, August 31, 2022Time:  3 – 4 p.m., EDT Learning Objectives/Outcomes:At the conclusion of this activity, the healthcare team will be able to: 1.  Examine cervical cancer disparities among AI/AN populations and reasons for delayed cervical screening.2.  Identify community’s cancer screening disparities, assessment of health data, […]
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Pap-A-Thon Toolkit: Hosting a Women’s Community Health Event – Increasing Cervical Cancer Screening in Rural Tribal Communities

DOWNLOAD TOOLKIT HERE Cervical Cancer is the fourth most common cancer among women globally, with an estimated 570,000 new cases worldwide in 2018. American Indian/Alaskan Native (AI/AN) women experience higher cervical cancer incidence compared to White women, specifically the Northern Plains, Alaska, Southern Plains, and Pacific Coast regions (Melknonian et al., 2019). At least 80% […]

CDC: Best Practices User Guides | Partnerships in Tobacco Prevention and Control

From CDC:  Best Practices User Guides | Partnerships in Tobacco Prevention and Control

Toolkit for Delivering 5As and 5Rs Brief Tobacco Interventions in Primary Care

By:  World Health Organization This toolkit was developed based on WHO Capacity Building Training Package 4 entitled “Strengthening health systems for treating tobacco dependence in primary care.”  Its target audience are primary care providers.  It aims to serve as a quick reference guide to help primary care providers deliver brief tobacco interventions as part of […]

Tobacco-Free Toolkit for Community Health Facilities

About this Toolkit Why is a tobacco-free policy toolkit needed? The majority of Americans are not dying from infectious disease or genetics, but from chronic and modifiable behaviors (McGinnis et al., 2002; Mokdad et al., 2004).  Tobacco use remains the most preventable cause of illness in the United States (US DHHS, 2004).  To assist people […]

Motivational Interviewing Techniques

From FOCUS Psychological Strategies By:  Katie Hall, Tania Gibbie, and Dan I Lubman Background One of the biggest challenges that primary care practitioners face is helping people change longstanding behaviours that pose significant health risks. Objective To explore current understanding regarding how and why people change, and the potential role of motivational interviewing in facilitating […]

GPTLHB CRC Education Materials

Great Plains Colorectal Cancer Screening Initiative developed various educational materials about colorectal cancer.  These educational materials are available for you to use in your community.  If you have any questions or concerns, call 605-721-1922. CLICK HERE

Tobacco Cessation Info Change Packet

Download the Million Hearts Tobacco Change Packet here: Tobacco Cessation Change Package On This Page: What is the Tobacco Cessation Change Package? How Should We Use the Tobacco Cessation Change Package? Spread the Word Learn More Tobacco dependence is a chronic, relapsing condition that often requires repeated intervention and long-term support.  Future smoking-related illnesses, […]

COVID-19 Vaccination Communication Toolkit

Below is a link to ready-made materials you can use to inform your healthcare teams and other staff on the COVID-19 vaccine

CDC TIPS Military Campaign Materials

On December 3, 2020, the CDC released a package of campaign materials for outreach to current and veteran military personnel as part of the Tips From Former Smokers campaign. These resources would be suitable around holidays such as Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Veterans Day. Nathan M. was a Native American member of the Oglala […]

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