Assessment and Planning > Community Health Assessment

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You may find the resources below helpful when considering community health assessment at your organization. Please return to this page for additional resources as they are added in the future.

Resources, Frameworks, and Models

Img Resource Center for Community Health Assessments and Community Health Improvement Plans [NACCHO]
Img MAPP (Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnerships)
  MAPP Visioning | MAPP Online Network
Img Webinar: Using the MAPP Framework for Authentic Partnership, Engagement, and Action [National Network of Public Health Institutes]
Img The Community Toolbox, esp. Healthy Cities/Healthy Communities


Img The Health of Minnesota: Statewide Health Assessment [MDH]
Img First Things First: Prioritizing Health Problems (221KB / 18 pages) [NACCHO]
Img Nonprofit Hospitals and Community Health Assessments (65KB / 1 page) [MDH]


Img County-Level Indicators for Community Health Assessment [Minnesota Center for Health Statistics]

Standards and Measures

Img PHAB Standards and Measures, Version 1.0


You will find, compiled below, any and all tools, reports, and examples used on the CHA pages, repeated here for quick scanning and download.

Img About the Community Health Assessment (122KB / 1 page)
This is a printer-friendly version of the "Overview" page
Img CHA Process Overview (106KB / 1 page)
Img Nonprofit Hospitals and Community Health Assessments (65KB / 1 page)
Img Stakeholder Identification Tool (42KB / 1 page)
Img Communications Plan (60KB / 1 page)