New Department of Public Health program, CATAPULT

CATAPULT is aimed at creating a standardized and systematic approach to the diagnosis and quality of care for hypertension, diabetes, and other chronic conditions across the state.

Components of the CATAPULT model include: (1) Committing to participating; (2) Assessing your practice or system; (3) Training or be trained; (4) Activating; (5) Creating a plan of action; (6) Promoting understanding; (7) Leveraging data systems; and (8) Testing and implementing.

Read about the launch here: https://dph.georgia.gov/blog/2016-03-02/dph-launching-new-catapult-model-improve-diagnosis-and-care-chronic-conditions.