Category: Community Health Improvement Plans

What is a Community Health Improvement Plan?

A Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) is a strategic plan for a community‚Äôs health. It can include many different types of strategies and ideas to improve the health of a community. A CHIP should help achieve specific goals in a certain amount of time and should focus on the needs of the community, including vulnerable […]

What is Public Health Planning?

Public health planning is the act of determining how a community will use its public resources to prevent disease, promote health, and provide for the safety of the public. Public health planning is an essential step in protecting the health of people in our communities. Public health officers and their staff develop plans that help […]