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Public Health Department Accreditation Background   The 2003 IOM report, The Future of the Public’s Health, called for a national Steering Committee to examine governmental public health departments. By this point in time an increase was noted in obesity rates and other negative effects associated with lack of exercise on one’s physical well-being were becoming… Continue reading About Us

What is Public Health Department Accreditation? 

What is Public Health Department Accreditation?    Public Health Department Accreditation is a process where health departments are measured against nationally recognized, practice-focused and evidenced based standards. These standards can be revised according to time needs as they continually develop. Once an organization has met the necessary requirements for accreditation within their specified timeframe, they… Continue reading What is Public Health Department Accreditation? 


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