4128.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000 - 1:25 PM

Abstract #15496

State level performance measures

ASTHO Representative, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, 1275 K Street, NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005-4006, (202) 371-9090, bewig@astho.org

ASTHO is working in cooperation with its National Public Health Performance Standards Program partners to help strengthen the capacity of the national public health system. The ASTHO State Performance Measures workgroup is developing a performance measurement tool for use by state public health professionals and policymakers to continuously improve the quality of systems and services.

Learning Objectives: To understand the purpose and use of the State Public Health System Performance Assessment Instrument and its relationship to other performance monitoring activities

Presenting author's disclosure statement:
Organization/institution whose products or services will be discussed: None
I do not have any significant financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organization/institution whose products or services are being discussed in this session.

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA