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Maricopa County Public Health Accreditation Overview

An introduction for Maricopa County public health staff to the accreditation process


on 30 October 2015

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Transcript of Maricopa County Public Health Accreditation Overview

Public Health Accreditation
An overview of the accreditation process
for Maricopa County Department of Public Health

The 7 Steps of Accreditation
Documentation Selection & Submission
Site Visit
Strengthened relationships
Highly-trained workforce
Improved communication & collaboration
Assured Quality
Potential access to more resources
Recognition & Accountability
Be helpful to the Accreditation Team! Submit documents in a timely manner...and with a !
Know some of the
benefits of accreditation
and how the process might improve your work. Share with others so they might learn, too!
Understand where your job falls within the
Essential Services and 12 Domains.
Improved community health outcomes
Strengthened partnerships
Quality Improvement
Highly-Performing Workforce
Community Health Assessment
Community Health Improvement Plan
Department Strategic Plan
3 key reports are required for the initial application
The Accreditation or "A"-Team
24 voluntary staff members from across MCDPH
Assist the Accreditation Coordinator in completing the application & assembling the documentation needed
Help represent the Department during PHAB site visit
What is public health accreditation?
Who oversees the accreditation process?
What are the standards
and measures used for accreditation?

Public Health Accreditation is:
a set of
a process to
measure health department performance
against those standards
for those health departments who meet the standards
What are the steps to becoming accredited?
What are the benefits
to accreditation?

How can we help
in this process?

The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB)
Purpose: To advance public health performance by providing a national framework of standards for state, local, and tribal health departments.
Est. 2007
Standards and measures developed by the
Public Health Accreditation Board are based on the
10 Essential Services of Public Health.
Administrative & Management Capacity
Communication & Collaboration with Governing Authority
= The 12 Domains

we are public health.
we raise the bar.
Yes! There are three things you can do...
Wow, A-Team, thanks!
Is there anything
I can do to help?
What are
Domains are
groups of standards
that relate to the Essential Services.
There are

for each standard
that PHAB evaluates us on for accreditation.
we are
we are
we are
we are
we will be
For more information: opi@mail.maricopa.gov

This presentation is supported by a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
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