A Workshop on Public Health Accreditation was held on July 31, 2013, at The California State Association of Counties Conference Center in Sacramento, CA.
This Summit was made possible by the CDC National Public Health Improvement Initiative grant to the California Department of Public Health. Funding for this Summit was made possible (in part) by the cooperative agreement award number CDC-RFA-CD10-101101PPHF11 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The views expressed in written Summit materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. government.
Summit Presentation Downloads:
10:00 a.m. Work Shop Welcome (Betsy Armstrong, CHEAC)
10:05 a.m. Accreditation Basics (Dr. Cameron Kaiser, Riverside County)
10:30 a.m. Community Health Assessments (Georgianna Wood, Humboldt County; Heidi Merchen, Napa County; Tammy Chandler, Sonoma County; Tamara Bannan, San Diego County)
12:00 p.m. Community Health Improvement Plans (Mimi Khin Hall, Plumas County; Karen Pierce, San Francisco County)
1:30 p.m. Local Health Department Strategic Plan (Cheryl Barrit, City of Long Beach)
2:00 p.m. CDPH Accreditation Update (Loriann DeMartini, CDPH)