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Seeking Health Department Stories on Successful Applications of Performance Management and Quality Improvement

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement

November 6, 2012


The Public Health Foundation (PHF) is dedicated to recognizing health departments' outsanding work in improving the quality and performance of public health practice. PHF is collecting and promoting stories from state, tribal, local, and territorial health departments that have utilized performance...


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Improving Public Health System Performance: NPHPS Stories From the Field

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement

May 31, 2012


The National Public Health Performance Standards (NPHPS) is an assessment tool developed to measure public health infrastructure and capacity of public health systems. The assessment tool helps to identify areas for system improvement, strengthen state and local partnerships, and assure that a strong...


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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (May 2012)

Posted in: PHF News

May 21, 2012



  News from the
  Public Health Foundation (PHF)
  Dear Subscriber,   PHF E-News brings you the latest information on how you can use strategies to enhance organizational performance and improve the health of your community.  
Use New Core Competencies Tools...


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2012 Agency, Systems, and Community Health Improvement Training

Posted in: Performance Management and Quality Improvement, Strategic Planning, and Workforce Development

March 6, 2012


  The 10th Annual National Public Health Performance Standards Program (NPHPSP) Training, Improving Public Health: Exploring Agency, Systems, and Community Health Improvement, will be held in Atlanta, Georgia on May 8th & 9th, 2012. Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),...


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