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Community Assessment Part 1. CMG Buttery MB BS MPH. Purpose. To assess health status of a community A defined geographic area City (by hand-1970) or City (early gis 1982)) or City (current gis 1990+)

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community assessment part 1

Community AssessmentPart 1

CMG Buttery MB BS MPH

purpose
Purpose
  • To assess health status of a community
    • A defined geographic area
      • City (by hand-1970)
      • or City (early gis 1982))
      • or City (current gis 1990+)
    • A defined population with a specified characteristic (to be discussed by Dr Bradford)
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Why
  • To set a baseline for improvement
  • To set Goals
  • To set objectives
  • To inform the public
who is involved
Who is involved?
  • The stakeholders
    • Elected officials
    • Health Community- Drs, Administrators, Nurses, Pharmacists etc.
    • Representatives of the public
      • Local Board of Health
      • Neighborhood representatives
      • Business Community
      • “special” interests
health status
Health Status
  • The overall health of the community compared to a ‘Gold Standard’
  • The gold standard may be an average for the state of nation, it may be a mythical standard based on current best outcomes such as longevity, or lack of disability, or best treatment.
process 1
Process-1
  • Decide the Goal of the Assessment
    • Who
    • What
    • When
    • How
    • Why
process 2
Process 2
  • Gather Data
    • Rates
      • Birth
      • Death
      • Diseases
        • Common diseases e.g.:
          • Infections
          • Heart disease
          • Diabetes
process 3
Process -3
  • Where is the data
    • Primary Data from surveillance
      • State Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
      • Local Surveys
      • NCHS Surveys
    • Secondary data from reports
      • Birth data
      • Death Data
      • Hospital Discharge data
      • Local health department records
process 4
Process 4
  • Compare rates: both incidence and prevalence
  • Compare with?
    • Similar communities
    • States
    • Nation
    • World
  • Longitudinal comparisons
process 5
Process 5
  • Display data
    • Who will view the data?
    • Are they likely to understand the format?
    • Is the data easy to read?
    • What are the display options?
      • Written
      • Charts, columns, pies.
      • Pictures
      • Geographic ( Chris Delcher will discuss this)
review of data
Review of data
  • By staff to be sure it is correct
  • By supervisors
  • By community interests
  • Revision
  • Further review
set goals
Set Goals
  • After public comment
  • Develop a healthy people or healthy communities plan
  • Develop resource plan.
  • Set time table
  • Action!
finally
Finally
  • Write your plan/recommendations