Network Engagement Directory

Illinois Public Health Institute

Mission Statement

IPHI works through partnerships to promote prevention and improve public health systems that maximize health and quality of life for the people of Illinois.

Vision and Impact

IPHI's vision: Optimal physical, mental and social well-being for all people in Illinois through a high-functioning public health system comprised of active public, private and voluntary partners.

Competencies:
  • Convening/Partnering
  • Fiscal/Administration Management
  • Health Information Services
  • Health Policy Development, Implementation & Evaluation
  • Training & Technical Assistance
Community Served:
Illinois
Contact Information:
  • Ilinois Public Health Institute
    954 West Washington Blvd., Suite 405, Mailbox 10 Chicago, IL 60607
  • Elissa Bassler, Chief Executive Officer
  • elissa.bassler@iphionline.org
  • 312.850.4744

Connect with this organization:

Get in touch with the Illinois Public Health Institute.

Resources contributed by this organization:

Local Policy Database Scan: Documenting the landscape of local policy databases that support healthy communities

A report from a collaborative project led by Illinois Public Health Institute, which documented the landscape of local policy databases that support healthy communities.

2014 Annual Conference Collaborative Design Lab: Public Health Institutes Working Together: Developing a Collaborative Framework

Notes from a Collaborative Practice Design Lab (CPDL) at the 2014 NNPHI Annual Conference.

CHNA Public Forum Presentation: “Building Collaborative Structures to Improve Community Health”

Takeaways from Elissa J. Bassler (CEO, Ilinois Public Health Institute) at the CDC Public Forum “Best Practices for Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) and Implementation Strategy Development” meeting.

Organizational Development Sample: Illinois Public Health Institute Bona Fide Agent Letter

Review this letter designating the Illinois Public Health Institute as the bona fide agent for the Illinois Department of Public Health for a cooperative agreement with CDC.

Organizational Development Sample: ILHB1193 Statewide Health Improvement Plan Act

Review this statewide health improvment plan act giving legislative authority for the use of the national performance standards and framework for the creation of the Illinois Public Health Institute.