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Montana Health Alert Network (HAN)

Health Alert Network (HAN)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention HAN

Montana's Health Alert Network (HAN) promotes the sustainable development of modern Internet-based and data communications capacities in a manner that will support the emerging PHIN (Public Health Information Network) architecture. These capacities include Internet and e-mail access for Local County Health Departments and Tribal Health Agencies. man using laptop computerBuilding an Internet-based tele-communications infrastructure to advance the rapid dissemination of information between the Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) and Local County Health Departments, Indian Health Services and Tribal Health Agencies. Thus improving disease surveillance, and supporting Public Health Worker training in association with the Montana Public Health Training Institute (MPHTI) and the public health workforce development efforts associated with the Public Health Improvement Task Force.

HAN Guidance for 2013-2014

Grant Guidance documents for Local County and Tribal health jurisdiction's HAN activities will be posted in the SharePoint HAN Library. All future HAN guidance will be available in SharePoint.

Please submit any comments to:

Gerry Wheat - DPHHS HAN Coordinator
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
Phone: 406-444-6736
E-mail:  gwheat@mt.gov