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Center for Health Equity

Project ID: 547

CIC Case Study: Promising Practices supporting Community Health Assessment

CIC Member?:
No
Active Project?:
Yes
Year Project Began:
2006
Year of Latest Report:
2012
Last Update: 06/19/16
Project LocationLouisville
State/ProvinceKentucky
CountryUSA
Lead OrganizationDivision of Public Health and Wellness
Type of OrganizationGovernment - Local

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Geographic Scope (The level of geography at which the indicator data is collected):

Issue Areas:
Equity, Health

Keywords:
Health equity, Social determinants

Project Description

The Center for Health Equity provides a new and hopeful approach to the public's health. The Center addresses the root causes of health disparities by supporting projects, policies and research working to change the correlation between health and longevity and socioeconomic status.

Practices Relevant to Community Health Assessment

Promising Practices (definitions):

  • Social determinants focus
    State of Food and Louisville Metro Health Equity Reports: Promising practices by the Center to assess and take action on the root causes of health disparities in the Metro Louisville region.

Partners:

Social Determinants:
Does project address Social Determinants of Health? Yes

Health Connection

Local Health Department(s) involvement? Leading

What framework does this project use if any?

Awards and Recognitions:

Achievements:

Community Indicators – Performance Measures Integration

Does this project have Community Indicators?: Yes

Does this project have Performance Measures?: Yes

Has this project integrated Community Indicators and Performance Measures?: No

Contact Information

C. Anneta Arno, PhD, MPH
Louisville-Jefferson County, Division of Public Health and Wellness
400 East Gray St.
Louisville, KY 40202
USA
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