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Local Health Department Interviews: On Using the Public Health Competencies

October 4, 2010

 

Using data gathered by the National Association of County and City Health Officials, in 2007, several local health departments (in California, Georgia, Idaho, and Texas) that reported using the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals were contacted and interviewed about their experiences....

 

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Core Competencies Background Paper

October 4, 2010

 

The "Core Competencies Background Paper" (last updated in Spring 2010) outlines the competency revision process and current activities of the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice Core Competencies Workgroup. It also provides information about how the Core Competencies for...

 

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Competencies for Public Health Workers: A Collection of Competency Sets of Public Health-Related Occupations and Professions

September 23, 2010

 

​Compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2001, this large collection of competencies sets will help you find discipline-specific competencies sets for numerous public health-related occupations and professions.

 

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Illinois Public Health Preparedness Center Competency Framework

September 21, 2010

 

​The Illinois Public Health Preparedness Center (IPHPC) comprises of core and cross-cutting focal competencies, as well as bioterrorism and emergency readiness competencies. The competencies in this framework are consistent with the national competency formulations advanced by the Council on Linkages...

 

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Management Self Assessment for Health Department Staff

September 21, 2010

 

​A state health department developed this tool to assess the skills and competencies of its managers.

 

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Guidelines for Assigning Competencies and Skill Levels to Courses

September 21, 2010

 

The TRAIN Course Provider Reference Guide (last updated in 2013) has information that can assist course providers with assigning the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals, as well as Bioterrorism and Emergency Readiness Competencies to courses. The guide also shows course providers how to...

 

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Public Health Practice: A Student's Guide to Workforce Initiatives

September 16, 2010

 

​This presentation, prepared in 2002, for the students at the University of Texas at Houston School of Public Health, focuses on workforce initiatives of significant importance to students, with an emphasis on workforce competencies:     Introduction - Gives an overview about national workforce ini...

 

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The New Look in Public Health Practice - Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals

September 16, 2010

 

"Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals: The New Look in Public Health Practice" is a presentation prepared for the Texas Public Health Training Center in 2002. It describes what the Core Competencies are, how they were developed, and how they relate to other workforce development initiatives....

 

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Public Health Competencies Webcast by Kathy Miner

September 16, 2010

 

This "Core Competencies Webcast" presented by Kathy Miner, PhD (Emory Rollins School of Public Health) to the Council on Linkages Core Competencies Workgroup in February 2008 provides information about how one can go about developing competencies correctly.

 

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Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals: Feedback Data

September 16, 2010

 

​The "Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals: Feedback Data" presentation was prepared for the Council on Linkages meeting in June 2009. This presentation outlines the demographics of individuals that commented on the draft Tier 2 Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals that were...

 

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