Working with Community Partners (Basics of Public Health Preparedness, Module 8)

Fee:None
Length: 20 minutes
Description:This module describes key partners for local public health preparedness planning and strategies for engaging partners in planning.
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This training was developed with the support of the UNC Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (UNC PERLC), a funded project of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC Cooperative Agreement 1U90TP000415). The UNC PERLC gratefully acknowledges the contributions of the West Virginia Center for Threat Preparedness and the North Carolina Public Health Preparedness and Response Branch in shaping the content and framework for this training.

Learning Objectives

Training Personnel

Author:

Kasey Decosimo, MPH

Narrator:

Jessica Southwell, MPH

NCIPH Reviewer:

Rachel Wilfert, MD, MPH, CPH

Subject Matter Expert Reviewers:

Susan Sullivan, RN-BC, MS, Public Health Nurse Consultant, Training/Exercise Facilitator, Public Health Preparedness and Response Branch Central Regional Office, North Carolina Division of Public Health

Michelle Rich, BS, RHEd, Program Consultant, Training/Exercise Facilitator, Public Health Preparedness and Response Branch Western Regional Office, North Carolina Division of Public Health

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
3A3. Solicits input from individuals and organizations (e.g., chambers of commerce, religious organizations, schools, social service organizations, hospitals, government, community-based organizations, various populations served) for improving the health of a community (3: Communication Skills)
5A2. Recognizes relationships that are affecting health in a community (e.g., relationships among health departments, hospitals, community health centers, primary care providers, schools, community-based organizations, and other types of organizations) (5: Community Dimensions of Practice Skills)
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 2
3B3. Solicits input from individuals and organizations (e.g., chambers of commerce, religious organizations, schools, social service organizations, hospitals, government, community-based organizations, various populations served) for improving the health of a community (3: Communication Skills)
5B4. Establishes relationships to improve health in a community (e.g., partnerships with organizations serving the same population, academic institutions, policy makers, customers/clients, and others) (5: Community Dimensions of Practice Skills)
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 3
5C4. Establishes relationships to improve health in a community (e.g., partnerships with organizations serving the same population, academic institutions, policy makers, customers/clients, and others) (5: Community Dimensions of Practice Skills)
Public Health Preparedness Capabilities
Capability 1, Function 2: Build community partnerships to support health preparedness
Public Health Preparedness & Response Core Competencies
1.3. Facilitate collaboration with internal and external emergency response partners.

References

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Public health preparedness capabilities: national standards for state and local planning. Updated March 2011. http://www.cdc.gov/phpr/capabilities/. Accessed October 17, 2012.

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