Public Health Core Functions and Essential Services (Introduction to Public Health in North Carolina Training Series, Module 3)

Fee:None
Length: 15 minutes
Description:This training module is one of six trainings included in the Introduction to Public Health in North Carolina training series. This module provides an overview of the functions, activities and essential services at the heart of public health.
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This training was developed with the support of the Southeast Public Health Training Center (Southeast PHTC), a funded project of the Bureau of Health Professions in the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA Cooperative Agreement 6UB6HP20182).
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Learning Objectives

Training Personnel

Author:

Meredith Davis, MPH, CPH

Narrator:

Jessica Southwell, MPH

NCIPH Reviewer:

Tanya Montoya, MPH, CHES

The author(s) and reviewer(s) of this training have no personal financial relationships with commercial interests relevant to this presentation to disclose. Author, narrator, reviewer affiliations listed were current at the time of training development.

Competencies and Capability Functions Addressed

This training addresses selected applied epidemiology, core public health, and public health preparedness and response competencies and public health preparedness capability functions. (Please note: The competencies included on this site are just a few of the public health competencies which have been established. Training participants may find alignment between this training and other competency sets not included on this site.)

Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 1
6A3. Describes how public health sciences (e.g., biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, health services administration, social and behavioral sciences, and public health informatics) are used in the delivery of the 10 Essential Public Health Services (6: Public Health Science Skills)

References

The 10 essential public health services: an overview. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. http://www.cdc.gov/nphpsp/documents/essential-phs.pdf. Accessed May 29, 2014.

Institute of Medicine, Committee for the Study of the Future of Public Health, Division of Health Care Services. The Future of Public Health. Washington D.C.: National Academy Press;1988.

Institute of Medicine, Committee on Assuring the Health of the Public in the 21st Century, Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. The Future of the Public's Health in the 21st Century. Washington D.C.: National Academy Press;2003.

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