Partnering with Community to Assess Health Needs, Assets and Priorities

An introduction for frontline public health practitioners

View Slides

This short webinar introduces viewers to the fundamentals of “Community Health Needs Assessment,” a process by which public health practitioners partner with community members to assess relevant assets and barriers to community well-being and establish health improvement priorities. We talk about the planning process, identify key sources of demographic and health data, and discuss the elements of a Community Health Improvement Plan – a blueprint for action.