Status: Baseline only
Increase the proportion of state public health agencies that use Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals in continuing education for personnel
Baseline: 72.0 percent of state public health agencies incorporated Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals into developing training plans by 2016
Target: 76.4 percent
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 public health agencies make sure their workforce is prepared to address public health priorities.
Workgroup: Public Health Infrastructure Workgroup