PHAB Video: Public health directors from across the U.S. talk about their pursuit of public health department accreditation.IPHA leads the Iowa Public Health Gaining Ground Coalition (IPHGGC) on a project funded by the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI) the goal of which is to enhance performance and quality improvement of governmental health departments and advance PHAB accreditation.
7th Open Forum Meeting for Quality Improvement in Public Health (Dec. 2012 - Charlotte, NC)
The National Network of Public Health Institutes convened over 270 public health professionals from 43 states and 4 U.S. territories to share expertise on many subjects under the umbrella of quality improvement.
American Public Health Association
APHA is committed to promoting quality improvement in public health systems in a comprehensive way across the nation. Click here to access more information on APHA's QI initiatives and resources.
Quality Improvement in Public Health: It Works - This 24-page brochure describes national efforts that provide a consistent foundation for QI in public health at all levels of government; provides stories of QI successes in public health departments; and offers resources to assist public health professionals who recognize the importance of applying QI to public health practice.
The Public Health Quality Improvement Exchange (PHQIX) is a centralized communication hub dedicated to supporting quality improvement efforts in public health practices throughout the United States. Submit your own quality improvement initiative or search for interventions that might be relevant to your community. Click here to learn more.