"circle of care": Balancing system and organizational priorities with community needs in order to build a healthier community in the new center/midtown area of detroit, MI
Learning Areas:Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Communication and informatics
Diversity and culture
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Describe methods by which health care systems and organizations can effectively partner with community and faith leaders to create a shared strategy for building a healthier community; Identify an approach for conducting an open dialogue with community partners around social determinants of health and its impact on healthcare delivery; Identify an approach for conducting community assessment and strategic planning; Describe challenges around negotiating priorities and leveraging partnerships in a manner that supports health system priorities; Discuss techniques for maintaining engagement of community partners.
Keyword(s): Community Assets, Access to Health Care
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been the lead facilitator of the New Center/Midtown Circle of Care group for almost two years. Among my specific interests are community-based structural and policy change projects which engage community members in discussions, recognizing and understanding community health needs, formulating a strategic plan, setting priorities and creating sustainable projects to collaborate on.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.