Developing and Implementing Community Health Improvement Plans (CHIPS)
Friday, December 14, 2018, 10:00 am – 11:00 am PST
Organized and sponsored by: Catrina Peters, MS, RD. Director of Programs and Projects at Washoe County Health District
This presentation will cover the purpose and process of the 2018-2020 Washoe County Community Health Needs Assessment and provide a brief overview of the data that it contains and priorities identified. The presenter will cover how the Community Needs Assessment is utilized to develop the Community Health Improvement plan, how the plan was developed to incorporate broad community input and objectives included in the plan. Highlights from the implementation the first 6 months of plan implementation will also be shared. Through this presentation, learners will become more familiar with the process of community health improvement planning and the benefits of a Community Health Improvement Plan.