Increase the proportion of state and territorial public health agencies that use core competencies in continuing education — PHI‑06

Status: Baseline only

  
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Baseline only

Most Recent Data:
60.3 percent (2019)

Target:
65.1 percent 1

Desired Direction:
Increase desired

Baseline:
60.3 percent of state and territorial public health agencies incorporated Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals into developing training plans by 2019  2

Increase the proportion of state and territorial public health agencies that use Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals in continuing education for personnel

Target-Setting Method
Percentage point improvement

Summary

The Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals are a set of key skills for people working in public health. Strengthening these skills through continuing education can help state and territorial public health agencies make sure their workforce is prepared to address public health priorities.



1. Target has been revised. See Data Methodology and Measurement for more information.

2. Baseline has been revised. See Data Methodology and Measurement for more information.