This slide presentation outlines the process and tools used by the West Allis (Wisconsin) Health Department to achieve national public health accreditation. West Allis was selected by NACCHO to be a national accreditation pilot.
Available online (pdf): http://nnphi.org/CMSuploads/7.Preparing%20for%20Accreditation%20Final.pdf
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- Accreditation / Essential Services: The slides detail the steps involved as the health department prepared for accreditation, from developing a plan to creating a standardized template for collection of evidence.
NNPHI. (2010). Preparing for Accreditation: West Allis Health Department [presentation slides]. New Orleans, LA: National Network of Public Health Institutes.