Public Health in North Carolina (Introduction to Public Health In North Carolina Training Series, Module 5)

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Fee:None
Length: 35 minutes
Description:This training module is one of six trainings included in the Introduction to Public Health in North Carolina training series. This module discusses North Carolina's public health structure, the major responsibilities of its public health agencies, and key public health laws and statutes.
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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 Reviewers:

Rachel Wilfert, MD, MPH, CPH

Tanya Montoya, MPH, CHES

Subject Matter Expert Reviewer:

Jill Moore, JD, MPH
Associate Professor of Public Law and Government, UNC School of Government

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
5A1. Describes the programs and services provided by governmental and non-governmental organizations to improve the health of a community (5: Community Dimensions of Practice Skills)
7A1. Describes the structures, functions, and authorizations of governmental public health programs and organizations (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills)
7A2. Describes government agencies with authority to impact the health of a community (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills)
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 2
5B1. Distinguishes the roles and responsibilities of governmental and non-governmental organizations in providing programs and services to improve the health of a community (5: Community Dimensions of Practice Skills)
7B1. Explains the structures, functions, and authorizations of governmental public health programs and organizations (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills)
7B2. Identifies government agencies with authority to address specific community health needs (e.g., lead in housing, water fluoridation, bike lanes, emergency preparedness) (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills)

References

North Carolina Administrative Code. North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings website. http://reports.oah.state.nc.us/ncac.asp?folderName=\Title%2010A%20-%20Health%20and%20Human%20Services\Chapter%2046%20-%20Local%20Standards. Accessed June 20, 2014.

North Carolina General Statutes. North Carolina General Assembly website. http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/statutes/statutes.asp. Accessed June 15, 2014.

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