1. Increase the proportion of Healthy People 2010 objectives for which national data are released within 1 year of the end of data collection.

Workforce

  1. Increase the proportion of Federal, Tribal, State, and local agencies that incorporate specific competencies in the essential public health services into personnel systems.

  2. Increase the proportion of schools for public health workers that integrate into their curricula specific content to develop competency in the essential public health services.

  3. Increase the proportion of Federal, Tribal, State, and local public health agencies that provide continuing education to develop competency in essential public health services for their employees.

Public Health Organizations

  1. Increase the proportion of State and local public health agencies that meet national performance standards for essential public health services.

  2. Increase the proportion of Tribes, States, and the District of Columbia that have a health improvement plan and increase the proportion of local jurisdictions that have a health improvement plan linked with their State plan.

  3. Increase the proportion of Tribal, State, and local health agencies that provide or assure comprehensive laboratory services to support essential public health services.

  4. Increase the proportion of Tribal, State, and local public health agencies that provide or assure comprehensive epidemiology services to support essential public health services.

  5. Increase the proportion of Federal, Tribal, State, and local jurisdictions that review and evaluate the extent to which their statutes, ordinances, and bylaws assure the delivery of essential public health services.

Resources

  1. Increase the proportion of Federal, Tribal, State, and local public health agencies that gather accurate data on public health expenditures, categorized by essential public health service.

Prevention Research

  1. Increase the proportion of Federal, Tribal, State, and local public health agencies that conduct or collaborate on population-based prevention research.



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