This presentation, made during the annual meeting of the National Network of Public Health Institutes on May 23, 2012, in New Orleans, Louisiana, provides an overview of organizational shared capacity in public health, identifies gaps in elected officials’ understanding of public health issues, discusses cross-jurisdictional sharing (CJS) of public health services efficiencies and capacities, and identifies ways to engage elected officials in the CJS dialogue.
It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.
- Background / History: The overview presented in this slideshow focuses primarily on how public health departments can fill the gaps in elected officials’ understanding by being clear on goals and engaging the public officials.
This resource is also linked to the Roadmap. Select a link below to read more about each area.
- Governance / Phase Two: The presentation focuses on how public health departments can engage and fill the gaps in elected officials’ understanding.
Libbey, P. (2012). Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing of Services and Resources [presentation slides]. Topeka, KS: Center for Sharing Public Health Services.