Webinar: Introduction to Needs Assessment

Date: Wednesday, Sept 25, 2013

Training Objectives:
1. Define community health assessment
2. Articulate the components of an assessment
3. Provide a historical context
4. Describe the new paradigms that inform the scope, direction and components of an assessment
5. Outline a process for involving stakeholders and prioritizing problems
6. Describe the potential utility of an assessment

• Streaming recording link
• Webinar Presentation (pdf)
• Sample presentation

Documents/Referenced Links
History of Title V
Understanding Title V of the Social Security Act
Maternal and Child Health Bureau, HRSA
Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health Program, CDPH
MCH Life Course Resource Guide, HRSA
Health Disparities, CDC
Minority Health, CDC
Healthy People 2020, Social Determinants of Health
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