Key Elements Menu

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Drawing on research, best practices, national expertise, and input from local stakeholders, the following are the key elements of a population health approach. These key elements may be applied to multiple health issues.

Select an option from the menu below:

  1. Assess the Community and the Population.
    • Health Equity
    • Social Determinants
  2. Define the Problem.
  3. Identify populations of focus.
  4. Determine common goals and metrics.
  5. Develop and prioritize interventions.
  6. Align strategies and resources.
  7. Implement interventions.
  8. Build sustainability.
  9. Measure results.
  10. Communicate what is learned.

More resources available for individual Health Focus Areas:

Current Work and Initiatives

Emerging Issues

Health Equity Concerns

Key Data and Sources

Recommended Strategies

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