City of Chicago releases Healthy Chicago 2012 Annual Report

Healthy Chicago Annual ReportAt a public meeting headlined by U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sibelius, the City of Chicago Department of Public Health released their Healthy Chicago 2012 Annual Report.  In his presentation, DPH Commissioner Bechara Choucair detailed great stories of success – expanding access to oral health care for all CPS students, launching the PlayStreets initiative, improving bike lanes across the city and so much more. All told, we have implemented or begun to implement more than 90% of the 193 strategies first outlined in the plan.

IPHI was represented at the event by CEO Elissa Bassler, Peter Eckart and Coby Jansen.