Community voice in strategic planning for health equity
The presenters will provide the results from the assessment, share the process, lessons learned, and provide recommendations for health departments to effectively collaborate with partners in health equity work.
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
Describe the process used by the Washington State Department of Health to gather community input on improving business practices to achieve health equity Identify five successful strategies/recommendations for healthy collaboration with community partners
Keyword(s): Health Disparities/Inequities, Community-Based Partnership & Collaboration
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the WA State Department of Health - Health Equity manager. I lead a team of 13 staff who developed and are implementing a health equity work plan. I am responsible for insuring that business practices within the department support partnerships with community organizations in achieving health equity.
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.