Webinars

May 17, 2016 3pm EDT

First Things First: Priority Setting

How can you collaboratively set priorities efficiently and effectively in a way that builds on what the data say and honors multiple voices from the community? This short webinar will introduce a priority setting process and decision tool that can be used to select issues to focus on or strategies to implement. First Things First, a priority setting toolkit from NACCHO, will be...
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May 03, 2016 3pm EDT

Rankings in Action: Exploring A Community’s Innovative Social Service Model

The United Way of Central Ohio has discovered an innovative approach to deliver social services. The Pathways Community HUB is a social service integration approach with the potential to leverage a community-based care coordination strategy alongside emerging initiatives like Patient-Centered Medical Homes, Accountable Care Organizations, Health Information Exchanges, and others intended to...
March 08, 2016 3pm EST

Community Engagement for Health Equity, Racial & Social Justice

This webinar will feature guest presenters from Everett, MA, a 2015 RWJF Culture of Health Prize winning community that is facing rapid changes in their ethnic profile. Everett is addressing potential issues of racial justice, immigration and assimilation by bringing people together from across the city to talk openly and safely about how cultural and racial inequities affect...
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February 09, 2016 3pm EST

Rankings in Action: Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Access

Unintentional drug overdose deaths in the United States are at epidemic and increasing levels and communities across the country are struggling to find solutions. This Rankings in Action webinar will explore the concept and practice of harm reduction as it is applied to the strategy of Naloxone access. Naloxone is a prescription medication that can reverse opioid or heroin overdoses...
January 19, 2016 3pm EST

Data in Depth: Making the Most of Your Rankings Data

This webinar is for people looking to take a deeper dive into County Health Rankings data. Participants will learn about different ways that communities use Rankings data and how they go beyond ranks to identify opportunities for improvement. Participants will review the wealth of information contained in their county snapshot and explore other tools available on the website...
January 14, 2016 3pm EST

2016 RWJF Culture of Health Prize Phase I Insights

This webinar will include a discussion of common themes – both strengths and limitations – from the 2016 RWJF Culture of Health Prize Phase I applications. We will also provide an overview of the tools and guidance available to communities through the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program....
December 01, 2015 3pm EST

Innovative Financing for Community Health Improvement

This webinar will explore how a local health department has leveraged existing resources and utilized innovative financing strategies to support their health improvement efforts. Our guest presenter, Gary Edwards, MS, Executive Director of Salt Lake Valley Health Department, serving Salt Lake County, Utah, has more than 25 years of public health experience and will discuss creative strategies...
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November 17, 2015 3pm EST

Housing and Health - What’s the Connection and What Can You Do About It?

In this webinar we will explore why housing matters to our health and what our Rankings data tells us about housing in your community. We’ll also explore some of the strategies from What Works for Health that communities can use to improve housing. Then we’ll hear from Arthur Chaput from NeighborWorks Umpqua about how he and others led an exciting approach to improving housing and...