Public Health Institute of Oklahoma
The Public Health Institute of Oklahoma is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2004 to promote dialogue among health care providers, the private sector, community colleges, universities, health and human service associations, and state and local government. PHIO's mission is to bridge government, academia, and communities in order to facilitate health improvement. PHIO is a partner with the Oklahoma Turning Point Council’s Annual Conference. PHIO is an affiliate member of the National Network of Public Health Institutes and a member of the Oklahoma Center for Non-profits.
PHIO serves to certify the County Health Improvement Organizations (CHIOs) and helps incubate CHIOs seeking to become non-profits with organizational development support.