NALBOH Board Governance Pages
NALBOH is dedicated to assisting in the governing and leadership role of
boards of health by providing them with guidance in areas such as advocacy,
public health law, financial planning, strategic planning, and health officer
relationships. NALBOH works in partnership with other nationally renowned
public health organizations that promote and support the strengthening
of local public health agencies and the local public health system.
works in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
and others to promote the National Public Health Performance Standards
Program (NPHPSP). NPHPSP is an assessment tool used to measure infrastructure
and capacity of public health systems. The governance assessment
tool, used primarily by boards of health, assists governing bodies in assessing
their capacity to provide oversight of the Ten Essential Public Health Services. To
learn more about participating in the assessment process, please click
on the National Public Health Performance Standards link above.
NALBOH also supports
public health accreditation and works closely with the Public Health Accreditation
Board (PHAB). Boards of health will play a crucial role in assisting local
public health jurisdictions in preparing for accreditation in 2011. To
learn more about how you can assist your local public health districts
in the accreditation process, please click on the accreditation link above
For questions or more information, please email NALBOH.
Page updated 4/05/2012.
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