The Journey to Accreditation: Clinton County Health Department

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Book Summary: JPHMP's 21 Public Health Case Studies on Policy & Administration , compiled by the founding editor and current editor-in-chief of the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, provides you with real-life examples of how to strategize and execute policies and practices when confronted with issues such as disease containment, emergency preparedness, and organizational, management, and administrative problems.

  • Each case is co-written by a professional writer and tells a “story,” using characters, conflicts, and plot twists designed to compel you to keep reading.
  • Case elements include the core problem, stakeholders, steps taken, challenges, results, conclusions, and discussion questions for analysis.
  • More than 60 contributors—experts in public policy, clinical medicine, pediatrics, social work, pharmacy, bioethics, and healthcare management.
  • Ideal for public health practitioners as well as students in graduate and undergraduate public health and medical education programs.
  • Tracks 2016 CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health) accreditation criteria.
  • These cases can be used as tools to develop competencies designated in the new CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health) accreditation criteria.