CHS Administration Handbook - Minnesota Dept. of Health

CHS administration handbook

The community health services (CHS) administration handbook was published 1999, updated in 2000, 2005, and 2009, and revised in 2014.

It is intended to provide context for issues frequently encountered by CHS administrators in Minnesota.

Download a print version: CHS administration handbook (PDF)




Minnesota's public health system


Community health services administration


Public health and the community


Governance structures and authorities


Administrative duties


Data practices