Community Engagement for Public Health - West Virginia University



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  • Kurs
  • Online
  • Wann:
    Freie Auswahl

The Community Engagement Part I and Part II courses focus on community engagement in the community health assessment process. Particular emphasis is placed on using the Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) model with the County Health Rankings and Roadmap. This model also meets non-profit hospital Community Health Needs Assessment requirements in ACA IRS regulations.

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Wo und wann

Beginn Lage
Freie Auswahl

Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

Public Health
Community health
Community engagement
Assessment process
Community Health Needs Assessment


Learning objectives: At the end of this course you will be able to:

Part I: This course will outline the processes of engaging community members in organizing, developing partnerships, visioning, and assessing the community to develop a county profile and identify strategic issues.

Part II: This course will provide a framework to work with strategic issues to formulate goals and create, implement and monitor action plans to help the community reach its vision. (Part I is a pre-requisite for Part II.)

The Office of Public Health Practice and Workforce Development within the WVU School of Public Health is proud to be West Virginia's Local Performance Site for the Health Resources and Services Administration Mid-Atlantic Regional Public Health Training Center.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP27882 Affordable Care Act (ACA) Public Health Training Centers for $855,000.00. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government