Developing Leadership Competencies To Improve the Health Status in Illinois. Louis Rowitz, PhD Director Mid-America Regional Public Health Leadership Institute. LEADERSHIP IS……. CREATIVITY IN ACTION ABILITY TO SEE THE PRESENT IN TERMS OF THE FUTURE
Developing Leadership Competencies To Improve the Health Status in Illinois
Louis Rowitz, PhD
Mid-America Regional Public Health Leadership Institute
A SYSTEM APPROACH TO PUBLIC HEALTH LEADERSHIP
AND APPLICATIONS OF THE CORE FUNCTIONS
GOALS & OBJECTIVES
Competence is a professional and moral obligation oriented to the highest standards of performance and not to a low minimal one.
The determination of high performance standards as well as the minimal ones must be determined by the public health professions, the policy makers, community needs, and societal values.
Educators and Trainers
Give the Public Health Worker the tools but the worker must take the responsibility of using these tools
Competency = Knowledge + Understanding + Practice
Public Health leaders need do be held to the highest standards of competency