Assessing and Addressing Community Health Needs: Assessing and Engaging Local Resources and Assets

Assessing and Addressing Community Health Needs Presentations

This is part of a series of presentations recorded at the July 24-25, 2012, conference sponsored by CHA and VHA Inc.

Assessing and Engaging Local Resources and Assets
Barbara Laymon, National Association of County and City Health Officials
Local health departments — The ways local health departments and hospitals can build on each other's strengths in assessment and planning for community health improvement.

Eileen Barsi, Dignity Health
Internal resources — How to work with strategic planning, emergency departments and others within the organization to obtain and analyze internal data that can be used to identify community health problems.

Jessica Curtis, Community Catalyst
Community members and groups — How to involve community partners in assessment and planning.

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