Navigate Up
Sign In
We improve public health and population health practice to support healthier communities
Resources & Tools
 

 

Academic Health Department Partnerships of East Tennessee State University (AHD Learning Community Meeting Presentation)

July 27, 2017

 

This archived webinar focuses on the academic health department (AHD) partnerships in which East Tennessee State University's College of Public Health is engaged, including partnerships with Sullivan County Regional Health Department and the Northeast Tennessee Regional Health Office. During this webinar,...

 

Continue Reading...

Sedgwick County Health Department Storyboard - New Employee Orientation

April 4, 2011

 

The Quality Improvement Committee at the Sedgwick County Health Department (SCHD) in Kansas identified revising the New Employee Orientation as one of the eight improvement areas to address in an effort to develop a culture of QI at the agency.   AIM Statement
By December 1, 2010, 90% of SCHD...

 

Continue Reading...

CQI Song Written by Quality Improvement Participant in Iowa

February 16, 2011

 

Public Health Foundation (PHF) Senior Quality Advisor John W. (Jack) Moran and Grace Duffy, completed three quality improvement (QI) workshops at the Iowa Department of Health in Des Moines. These QI tools, such as Affinity Diagrams, Flowcharts, and Fishbone Diagrams helped to boost efficiencies and...

 

Continue Reading...

Livingston County Department of Health, NY - Using the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals to Improve Performance

September 2, 2010

 

​As part of a Quality Improvement (QI) initiative, Livingston County Department of Health in New York has used the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals in two ways: 1) to improve its performance appraisal form; and, 2) to conduct a workforce needs assessment. Download this document to learn how...

 

Continue Reading...

Using PDCA Cycle to Improve Skills in Core Competencies

August 30, 2010

 

In 2007, Olmsted County Public Health Services (OCPHS) in Minnesota used the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) Cycle to improve their employee’s knowledge in Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (Core Competencies). Using the four stages of PDCA cycle, OPCHS integrated the Core Competencies into...

 

Continue Reading...

Resources & Tools