Meeting Archive:
Performance Improvement Technical Assistance Webinar Series

Meeting Description:

April Performance Improvement TA Webinar

NACCHO is pleased to announce the sixth call/webinar in its series on LHD performance improvement. The webinars are designed to respond to timely, common technical assistance (TA) requests related to accreditation, community health assessment and improvement planning processes, Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships (MAPP) and more! 

Webinars will take place on the second Thursday of each month and will be developed based on YOUR input. Based on recent requests, the topic of the April webinar will be Introduction to Developing a Performance Management System. To submit a question specific to this topic, e-mail or visit for more information.  

Feel free to provide as much context and information in your request as you are able, as this will help us respond to questions in a manner that not only assists you and your agency, but the field at large, as many agencies may have similar questions. Webinars are designed to be informal and all questions are welcome!

As always, NACCHO staff are here to answer your questions and provide you with timely and effective TA for all of your performance improvement needs.

An archived recording will be available after each webinar at


  • Pooja Verma (NACCHO)
  • Cindan Gizzi (Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department)
Date: Thu, Apr 12, 2012
Time: 02:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): NACCHO's Performance Improvement Team
 Presenter Information
Accreditation Preparation & Quality Improvement
NACCHO's APQI Team provides resources and support for health departments preparing for the Public Health Accreditation Board's (PHAB's) national voluntary accreditation program and/or participating in quality improvment (QI) activities.

Assessment and Planning
NACCHO's Assessment and Planning Team provides technical assistance and resources to health departments conducting community health improvement planning activities including MAPP, NPHPSP, and APEXPH.

Community Health Assessment (CHA) & Community Health Improvement Plans (CHIPs) for Accreditation Preparation
NACCHO's CHA/CHIP for Accreditation Preparation Team is funding twelve local health department demonstration sites to engage in a robust community health improvement process that yields a CHA and a CHIP for accreditation. The CHAs and CHIPs and related tools, resources and documentation produced in the project are available to all local health departments and their partners in a public CHA/CHIP Resource Center.