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County Health Rankings & Roadmaps

Design element for County Health Rankings & Roadmaps: Building a Culture of Health, County by County; a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation programThe County Health Rankings & Roadmaps website provides users with region specific data that is collected annually to reveal how health is influenced by our communities. The site also offers users guidance and tools to understanding the data, strategies that can improve the health in their area, and discussion boards to read and share stories about health.

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Framework for Program Evaluation in Public Health

This website provides users with an effective framework for evaluating a program. The framework summarizes and organizes a full listing of the steps and standards for program evaluation. Users can also find more information on the development of the framework, guidance into conducting strong evaluations, and more evaluation resources. 

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Health Evidence

Design element for Health EvidenceTM: Helping public health use best evidence in practice since 2005The Health Evidence™ website helps ensure the best evidence is in practice by giving users access to over 4,000 quality-rated systematic reviews that evaluate the effectiveness of public health interventions. The website also provides consultation services to assist others in interpreting research evidence and applying it to program and policy decisions.

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Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) performance measures

This website details HEDIS and Performance Measurement. The Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) is a tool used by more than 90% of America’s health plans to measure performance on important dimensions of care and service. The site gives users the ability to learn more about HEDIS quality improvement measures, programs, and more. 

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Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators

Design element for Healthy People 2020Healthy People 2020 is a comprehensive set of national goals and objectives for improving the health of Americans. Within that set are the Leading Health Indicators, a set of selected objectives to communicate high-priority health issues and actions to address them. This Healthy People site gives users an update on the progress of those indicators to date.

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High Impact HIV Prevention (HIP)

The Effective Interventions website is designed to provide information on interventions that demonstrate potential to reduce new HIV infections. Users can find more on using biomedical interventions, public health strategies, behavioral interventions, structural interventions, and social marketing to prevent the spread of HIV. 

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Implementation Science at a Glance

Cover element for Implementation Science at a GlanceThis 30-page workbook was written by members of the National Cancer Institute Implementation Science team and reviewed by nearly 100 public health practitioners and implementation science researchers. Through summaries of key theories, methods, and models, the guide shows how greater use of implementation science can support the effective adoption of evidence-based interventions. Case studies illustrate how practitioners are successfully applying implementation science in their cancer control programs.

 
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Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP)

Design element for Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP)This site informs users of the Mobilization for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) framework. MAPP is a community-driven strategic planning process for improving community health that applies strategic thinking to prioritize and address health issues. The website allows users to access the MAPP guidance, supplemental resources, and more.

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National Guideline Clearinghouse

Design element for the National Guideline ClearinghouseThe National Guideline Clearinghouse is a public resource website for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines run by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. The website gives users the ability to learn more about guidelines, read expert commentaries, find guideline resources, compare guidelines, and much more.

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National Public Health Performance Standards

The National Public Health Performance Standards (NPHPS) provide a framework to assess public health systems and public health governing bodies. This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention run site details the benefits and use of NPHPS, along with a listing of organizations responsible for the development, oversight, and support of NPHPS. 

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