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Annual Catalog of TRAIN Courses with Public Health Preparedness and Response Core Competencies and/or Public Health Preparedness Capabilities  

Guidance | Course ​Catalog

 

Annual Catalog of TRAIN Courses with Public Health Preparedness and Response Core Competencies and/or Public Health Capabilities

Competency-Based Workforce Development Plans  

Tool | ​Workforce Development Plans

 

Workforce development plans are an essential component of national public health accreditation. View sample plans based on the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals to assist your organization with building your own workforce development plan.

 

 

Competency-Based Workforce Development Plans

November 17, 2014

 

​Workforce development plans are an essential component of Public Health Accreditation Board accreditation. Samples of workforce development plans based on the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals are provided below to assist organizations in incorporating the Core Competencies into their...

 

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Local Health Department Affiliate Subscription

November 11, 2014

 

​Developed in 2003 in response to state requests for training that would efficiently prepare workers and track training for emergencies, TRAIN, through collaborative partnerships, is an evolving solution that ensures access to high quality education and training in multiple formats.  In addition, this...

 

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Kick-off Webinar for Vector Control Program Performance Assessment and Improvement Initiative

November 3, 2014

 

  On October 17, 2014, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) hosted a webinar to kick off the Vector Control Program Performance Assessment and Improvement Initiative. CDC and PHF are collaborating on this performance improvement initiative to assist...

 

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The Frequency and Characteristics of Academic Health Departments: An Exploratory Study (AHD Learning Community Meeting Presentation)

October 22, 2014

 

​This archived webinar presentation focuses on a recent survey designed to explore the characteristics of academic health departments (AHDs) and was originally presented during the October 2014 AHD Learning Community meeting. Conducted by a research team led by AHD Learning Community member Paul Campbell...

 

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Performance Management Toolkit Webinar Slides

October 1, 2014

 

The Performance Management Toolkit Webinar: Pinpoint the Resources You Need, took place on October 1, 2014 and included a walk-through of the features of the Performance Management Toolkit. During the webinar, Brynn Riley from the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention shared her story of building...

 

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Competencies for Public Health Informaticians

September 30, 2014

 

​In 2009, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in partnership with the Association of Schools of Public Health and the University of Washington's Center for Public Health Informatics, convened a Working Group to Define Competencies for Public Health Informaticians. This working group developed...

 

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Personal Protective Equipment Resources

September 8, 2014

 

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fatalities and injuries among the nation’s workers are substantially reduced with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE). It is estimated that 20 million workers use PPE on a regular basis to protect themselves and others from...

 

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Competency Assessments for Public Health Professionals

July 31, 2014

 

​The Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies) represent a set of skills desirable for the broad practice of public health that professionals may want to possess as they work to protect and improve the nation's health. The Core Competencies offer a starting point for public...

 

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Crosswalk of the 2014 and 2010 Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals

July 31, 2014

 

This crosswalk of the 2014 and 2010 versions of the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies) illustrates the relationships between specific competencies within these two versions. It contains three competency maps – one for each of the three tiers comprising the Core Competencies...

 

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Developing a Population Health Driver Diagram

July 23, 2014

 

​ To create opportunities for public health and health care system alignment to improve community health, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) created a population health driver diagram framework. A population health driver diagram can be used collaboratively by public health, health care, and other partners...

 

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