About National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
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National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
The National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (NCHP) develops and maintains current information on VHA clinical activities regarding the provision of preventive care and patient education and screening programs. They also develop and maintain detailed current information on VHA research activities related to prevention. Their office encourages the effective provision of preventive medical services by VHA personnel by disseminating research information and providing advice for planning and furnishing prevention services.
This site includes such resources as the VA Health Survey, information about their educational programs and special initiatives, and their annual report.