Presentation on theme: "MAPP for SACCHOs SACCHO Meeting, January 16-17, 2007."— Presentation transcript:
MAPP for SACCHOs SACCHO Meeting, January 16-17, 2007
What is MAPP? A community-wide strategic planning tool for improving public health. A method to help communities prioritize public health issues, identify resources for addressing them, and take action.
Benefits Anticipates and manages change. Increases visibility of public health. Creates advocates for public health. Builds stronger partnerships. Builds public health leadership. Creates a stronger public health infrastructure.
MAPP Connections Can help to address Healthy People 2010 objectives. Essential Services framework ensures a comprehensive picture of public health Supports LHDs efforts in working towards an Operational Definition of a Functioning Local Health Department
State-Wide Implementation through SACCHOs State wide trainings Peer Mentoring Data comparisons SACCHO Leadership How? Why?
Example: NJ State convenes partnership coordinators meetings for cross learning Invite experts to help inform local processes Exemplary activities highlighted among peers. Conduit between locals and national organizations