is a national and international leader in disaster and terrorism readiness providing direct services to individuals affected by September 11, public health training, and applied research.
It will feed the NCDP and the FORCEnet compliance part that OPNAV will use as it develops the POM cycle.
As that is developed, it helps prioritize what we need to evaluate as part of the NCDP, so we collect the data and evaluate each of the elements of FORCEnet.
Meanwhile, some analysts are casting doubt on whether the NCDP
project can meet its deadline.
Senior Fellow at the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago, who conducted research for NCDP
that was the focus of a briefing on Capitol Hill that was sponsored by Reps.
A Mathematica report, also commissioned by NCDP
, found the federal government spends nearly $80 billion annually to treat people with diabetes and its complications, while only about $4 billion is spent on disease prevention and health promotion activities that could affect diabetes.
Joining the NCDP in reaching out to lawmakers are the American Diabetes Association, the American College of Physicians and VSP.
We applaud the effort to reorient our health care system to focus more on the prevention of disease, and nowhere is the need greater than with diabetes," said Dana Haza, senior director of NCDP, an initiative created by Novo Nordisk to drive health systems change at the national and local level.
While mortality rates of major diseases such as cancer, heart disease and stroke are down, diabetes rates continue to rise," said Dana Haza, Senior Director of the NCDP
, an initiative created by Novo Nordisk to drive systems change at the national and local level.
The goal is announced in conjunction with the release by NCDP
of its new Societal Barometer, a national benchmark survey of public knowledge and perceptions on diabetes conducted by Gallup(R).
Launched in 2005, NCDP
is a program of Novo Nordisk, a visionary healthcare company with an 80 year history of innovation and achievement in diabetes care.
and CHF commissioned a survey in July 2004 from the Marist Institute for Public Opinion as a follow-up to their 2003 study to identify trends and public attitudes related to September 11 and the war on terrorism.