Public Health Improvement Plan (PHIP)

 

Virtual Public Health Improvement Plan (PHIP) Community Meetings – Dec. 6, 7 and 8
Registration is required!

Douglas County Public Health is working with Health Management Associates, Inc. to host community meetings on Dec. 6, 7 and 8 from 6-7:30 p.m.  This is an opportunity to hear findings from the recently completed Community Health Survey and identified public health priorities.

Each community meeting will focus on a different public health priority including a presentation on data findings and an expert guest speaker on best practices and public health approaches to address the priority. There will be facilitated discussions with community members to hear your input on goals and strategies to address the public health priorities. Come and share your knowledge about what is happening in the community and brainstorm activities to improve public health.  Registration is required!

Dec. 6 – Injury Prevention
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Register HERE for this meeting.  After registering, you will receive an email containing information about joining the meeting.

Dec. 7 –  Management and Prevention of Disease
6-7:30 p.m.
Register HERE for this meeting.  After registering, you will receive an email containing information about joining the meeting.

Dec. 8 – Behavioral Health 
6-7:30 p.m.
Register HERE for this meeting.  After registering, you will receive an email containing information about joining the meeting.


The PHIP will address needs identified in the CHA.  The County is in the process of securing several other consultants to support the work of the Public Health Working Group and dovetail with the findings of the CHA and the development of the PHIP.

Proposed Timeline for the CHA and PHIP to be completed by December 31, 2021.

Phase Completion Date
Phase 1:  Planning the Process September 2021
Phase 2: Identify and Engage Stakeholders December 2021
Phase 3: Conduct CHA October 2021, with an exception of documenting for PHAB accreditation by December 2021
Phase 4: Conduct Capacity Assessment October 2021, with exception of documenting by December 2021
Phase 5: Prioritize Issues December 2021
Phase 6: Develop a PHIP December 2021
Phase 7: Recommendations for Implementation, Promotion, and Monitoring December 2021