Territorial health departments – how well do the phab standards & measures apply?
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health administration or related administration
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Describe the process used to engage the U.S. Pacific territories and freely associated states in the PHAB accreditation program Discuss the infrastructure gaps in the health departments of the Pacific US Territories and Freely Associated States in conforming to Measure requirements Discuss possible changes to Standards and Measures language to improve applicability to the health departments of the Pacific US Territories and Freely Associated States
Keyword(s): Public Health Infrastructure, Accreditation
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Dr. Bud Nicola is Acting Professor at University of Washingtonâs School of Public Health - Department of Health Services & Northwest Center for Public Health Practice. He retired in 08-2012, from 21 years with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, finishing as Field Assignee to Northwest Center for Public Health Practice at the UW School of Public Health. He is on the King County Board of Health and the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB).
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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