health planning technical assistance

Summary

Summary: The provision of expert assistance in developing health planning programs, plans as technical materials, etc., as requested by Health Systems Agencies or other health planning organizations.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Technical assistance as a prevention capacity-building tool: a demonstration using the getting to outcomes framework
    Sarah B Hunter
    RAND Drug Policy Research Center, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:810-28. 2009
  2. ncbi The longitudinal effect of technical assistance dosage on the functioning of Communities That Care prevention boards in Pennsylvania
    Mark E Feinberg
    Prevention Research Center, Pennsylvania State University, Marion 402, University Park, State College, PA 16802, USA
    J Prim Prev 29:145-65. 2008
  3. ncbi Supporting community-based prevention and health promotion initiatives: developing effective technical assistance systems
    Roger E Mitchell
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7801, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:620-39. 2002
  4. pmc Enhancing community-based organizations' capacity for HIV/AIDS education and prevention
    Robert M Mayberry
    Baylor Health Care System, Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, 8080 North Central Expressway, Suite 500, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
    Eval Program Plann 32:213-20. 2009
  5. pmc Evaluation of the healthy schools program: Part I. Interim progress
    Margaret Beam
    RMC Research Corporation, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E65. 2012
  6. ncbi The coalition technical assistance and training framework: helping community coalitions help themselves
    Frances D Butterfoss
    Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Section, Center for Pediatric Research, a Joint Program of Children s Hospital of the King s Daughters and Eastern Virginia Medical School, in Norfolk, Virginia, USA
    Health Promot Pract 5:118-26. 2004
  7. ncbi Evaluating a program to build data capacity for core public health functions in local maternal child and adolescent health programs in california
    Geraldine Oliva
    Family Health Outcomes Project, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 365, San Francisco, CA, 94118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:1-10. 2007
  8. ncbi Creating a bridge between data collection and program planning: a technical assistance model to maximize the use of HIV/AIDS surveillance and service utilization data for planning purposes
    Jennifer A Logan
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health HIV AIDS Bureau, Boston, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:68-78. 2005
  9. ncbi After the innovation: outcomes from the Texas behavioral data project
    Kim Batchelor
    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75208, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:S71-86. 2005
  10. pmc Firm-level perspectives on public sector engagement with private healthcare providers: survey evidence from Ghana and Kenya
    Neeraj Sood
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27194. 2011

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  1. ncbi Technical assistance as a prevention capacity-building tool: a demonstration using the getting to outcomes framework
    Sarah B Hunter
    RAND Drug Policy Research Center, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:810-28. 2009
    ..Results from this study suggest how TA may be structured to be effective in supporting quality prevention programming in community settings...
  2. ncbi The longitudinal effect of technical assistance dosage on the functioning of Communities That Care prevention boards in Pennsylvania
    Mark E Feinberg
    Prevention Research Center, Pennsylvania State University, Marion 402, University Park, State College, PA 16802, USA
    J Prim Prev 29:145-65. 2008
    ..The authors provide a number of implications for further study with respect to TA. Thus, it should be valuable to researchers and practitioners involved in the development and implementation of such community-based efforts...
  3. ncbi Supporting community-based prevention and health promotion initiatives: developing effective technical assistance systems
    Roger E Mitchell
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7801, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:620-39. 2002
    ....
  4. pmc Enhancing community-based organizations' capacity for HIV/AIDS education and prevention
    Robert M Mayberry
    Baylor Health Care System, Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, 8080 North Central Expressway, Suite 500, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
    Eval Program Plann 32:213-20. 2009
    ..Full participation of CBOs in technical assistance and a concurrent empowerment evaluation framework were necessary to enhance prevention capacity...
  5. pmc Evaluation of the healthy schools program: Part I. Interim progress
    Margaret Beam
    RMC Research Corporation, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E65. 2012
    ..The 4-year program targets schools with predominantly low-income, African American, or Hispanic students...
  6. ncbi The coalition technical assistance and training framework: helping community coalitions help themselves
    Frances D Butterfoss
    Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Section, Center for Pediatric Research, a Joint Program of Children s Hospital of the King s Daughters and Eastern Virginia Medical School, in Norfolk, Virginia, USA
    Health Promot Pract 5:118-26. 2004
    ..Results from a pre and post-assessment tool after 3 years showed significant progress in the coalitions' ability to develop effective participants, processes, and structures..
  7. ncbi Evaluating a program to build data capacity for core public health functions in local maternal child and adolescent health programs in california
    Geraldine Oliva
    Family Health Outcomes Project, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 365, San Francisco, CA, 94118, USA
    Matern Child Health J 11:1-10. 2007
    ..We evaluated the acceptability and effectiveness of these approaches...
  8. ncbi Creating a bridge between data collection and program planning: a technical assistance model to maximize the use of HIV/AIDS surveillance and service utilization data for planning purposes
    Jennifer A Logan
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health HIV AIDS Bureau, Boston, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:68-78. 2005
    ..Implementation of this model has led to improved data quality and data products and to a greater willingness and ability among stakeholders to use the data for planning purposes...
  9. ncbi After the innovation: outcomes from the Texas behavioral data project
    Kim Batchelor
    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75208, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:S71-86. 2005
    ..The structural interventions were not sufficient without the additional effect of the trained peers acting as advocates and intervention innovators...
  10. pmc Firm-level perspectives on public sector engagement with private healthcare providers: survey evidence from Ghana and Kenya
    Neeraj Sood
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27194. 2011
    ..However, there is little systematic analysis of private health providers' view and experience with engagement...
  11. pmc Using technical assistance to strengthen tobacco control capacity: evaluation findings from the Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium
    Michelle Crozier Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:547-56. 2006
    ..More modest improvements were noted in the areas of increased organizational support and policy change at the local or state level...
  12. ncbi Technical assistance for the evaluation of community-based HIV prevention programs
    David Jolly
    Department of Health Education, North Carolina Central University, Durham, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:550-63. 2003
    ..Study data were used to generate a set of recommendations for health educators and others who may provide CBOs with TA for evaluating prevention programs...
  13. ncbi Developing a community science research agenda for building community capacity for effective preventive interventions
    Matthew Chinman
    RAND, Santa Monica, California 90407, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 35:143-57. 2005
    ..In this article, we describe this model and suggest a research agenda that can lead to improved outcomes at the local level...
  14. pmc Evaluation of the healthy schools program: Part II. The role of technical assistance
    Margaret Beam
    RMC Research Corporation, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E64. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the role of the program's training and technical assistance and to explore other contributing factors in changing school policies, practices, and environments...
  15. ncbi Culture change in addictions treatment: a targeted training and technical assistance initiative affects tobacco-related attitudes and beliefs in addiction treatment settings
    Edward J Perka
    State University of New York, Albany, NY, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:159S-65S. 2011
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  16. ncbi Enhancing the capacity of substance abuse prevention coalitions through training and technical assistance
    Jomella Watson-Thompson
    Work Group for Community Health and Development, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 41:176-87. 2013
    ..09 (SD = .20) (t(6) = 4.86, p = .003, d = 1.84). The findings from this study suggest that TA can increase coalition capacity for implementing collaborative processes using a participatory approach...
  17. ncbi Developing approaches for evaluating smoke-free policies: a case study of a collaborative response to an emerging technical assistance need
    Barbara A Schillo
    ClearWay Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:166S-72S. 2011
    ..Opportunities for further research are identified. Finally, the authors review lessons learned and discuss their implications for evaluating policy initiatives addressing other public health issues...
  18. ncbi The development and successful implementation of the VINCat Program
    Francesc Gudiol
    Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:3-6. 2012
    ..Adequate funding, commitment of infection control teams and the generous collaboration of experts from different specialties are essential for maintaining the success of the VINCat Program...
  19. pmc Defining and assessing evidence for the effectiveness of technical assistance in furthering global health
    Gary R West
    FHI 360, Durham, NC, USA
    Glob Public Health 7:915-30. 2012
    ..Lastly, we outline recommendations for structuring global TA systems. Considering its important role in global health, more rigorous evaluations of TA efforts should be given high priority...
  20. ncbi Promoting cross-sector partnerships in child welfare: qualitative results from a five-state strategic planning process
    Crystal Collins-Camargo
    University of Louisville, USA
    Child Welfare 92:33-63. 2013
    ..Implications for conducting strategic planning in jurisdictions seeking to improve public/private partnerships are discussed...
  21. ncbi The use of training and technical assistance to drive and improve performance of California's Tobacco Control Program
    April Roeseler
    California Department of Public Health, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Health Promot Pract 12:130S-43S. 2011
    ..Comprehensive TA also levels the playing field for organizations and communities to effectively implement policy interventions. Together these approaches accelerate change throughout California communities...
  22. ncbi How to deploy online guidance during a major incident
    Sooria Balasegaram
    Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    J Bus Contin Emer Plan 5:257-66. 2011
    ..With consideration of these recommendations, this strategy of web-based communication can be employed in other high profile incidents requiring a national response...
  23. ncbi From drought to deluge: how information overload saturated absorption capacity in a disrupted health sector
    Mark Beesley
    Human Resources Development, WHO Southern Sudan
    Health Policy Plan 26:445-52. 2011
    ..An alternative approach that entails incremental steps to institutional capacity building is suggested...
  24. pmc State "technical assistance programs" for nursing home quality improvement: variations and potential implications
    Yue Li
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Health Policy and Outcomes Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 24:349-67. 2012
    ..In conclusion, state technical assistance programs for nursing homes vary in program design and perceived effectiveness. Future comparative evaluations are needed to inform evidence-based quality initiatives...
  25. ncbi Continued benefits of a technical assistance web site to local tobacco control coalitions during a state budget shortfall
    David B Buller
    Klein Buendel, Inc, Golden, Colorado 80401, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 17:E10-9. 2011
    ..A state budget shortfall defunded 10 local tobacco coalitions during a randomized trial but defunded coalitions continued to have access to 2 technical assistance Web sites...
  26. pmc Healthy firms: constraints to growth among private health sector facilities in Ghana and Kenya
    Nicholas E Burger
    RAND Corporation, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e27885. 2012
    ..Efforts to improve health systems performance will need to include the private sector and increase its contributions to national health goals. However, the literature on constraints private health care providers face is limited...
  27. pmc Evaluating a scalable model for implementing electronic health records in resource-limited settings
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:237-44. 2010
    ..004) and with pharmacy by 63% (p<0.001). Surveyed providers were highly satisfied with the EHRs and its support infrastructure. This model offers a viable approach for broadly implementing EHRs in resource-limited settings...
  28. ncbi Helping States enhance health care quality through technical assistance
    Enrique Martinez-Vidal
    AcademyHealth, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:558-62. 2010
    ..The experiences of states participating in the institute may offer insights for other states seeking to achieve similar goals...
  29. ncbi Using a participatory approach to provide assistance to community-based organizations: the Seattle Partners Community Research Center
    Allen Cheadle
    University of Washington, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:383-94. 2002
    ..The Discussion section draws from the CRC experience to examine the benefits and challenges of collaboration and the trade-off between capacity building and providing direct technical assistance in promoting long-term CBO viability...
  30. ncbi Estimation of Japanese international financial assistance for HIV/AIDS control for 2003-2007: difficulties and limitations of data collection
    Koichiro Mori
    Japan Medical Association Research Institute, 2 28 16 Honkomagome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Health Policy 94:54-60. 2010
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  31. pmc Evaluating healthcare information technology outside of academia: observations from the national resource center for healthcare information technology at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3 F 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:631-6. 2009
    ..The strategies adopted by various AHRQ grantees and the lessons learned from their projects should become part of the toolset for current and future implementers of health IT as the nation moves rapidly towards its widespread adoption...
  32. ncbi A national action plan for workforce development in behavioral health
    Michael A Hoge
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 300 George St, Suite 901, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:883-7. 2009
    ..The action plan serves as a call to action and is being used to guide workforce initiatives across the nation...
  33. ncbi Capacity building of leaders in healthcare organizations: monitoring organization-wide implementation of the clinical practice model
    Karen Grigsby
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Neb, USA
    J Nurs Adm 32:398-404. 2002
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  34. ncbi The health-care system: an assessment and reform agenda
    Awad Mataria
    Institute of Community and Public Health, Birzeit University, Birzeit, Occupied Palestinian Territory
    Lancet 373:1207-17. 2009
    ..Developmental approaches integrated with responses to emergencies should be advanced to create a more effective, efficient, and equitable health system, but this process would be difficult under military occupation...
  35. ncbi Beneficial effects of a woman-focused development programme on child survival: evidence from rural Bangladesh
    Abbas Bhuiya
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Research ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Soc Sci Med 55:1553-60. 2002
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  36. ncbi Capacity-building needs of minority health nonprofits
    Betty Yung
    School of Professional Psychology, Wright State University, 9 N Edwin Moses Blvd, Dayton, OH 45402, USA
    Eval Program Plann 31:382-91. 2008
    ..The limited ability of these organizations to pay for the needed assistance creates challenges for planning approaches to meet these vital needs...
  37. ncbi Creating a community coalition to address violence
    Joellen W Hawkins
    William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:755-65. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the process of coalition building and provide an analysis of this work...
  38. ncbi Toward a statewide health information technology center (abbreviated version)
    Dean F Sittig
    School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    South Med J 103:1111-4. 2010
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  39. pmc An academic/government partnership to provide technical assistance with pandemic influenza planning to local health departments in North Carolina
    Richard T Rosselli
    North Carolina Center for Public Health Preparedness, North Carolina Institute for Public Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 8165, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8165, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:92-9. 2010
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  40. pmc Developing cancer control capacity in state and local public health agencies
    H I Meissner
    Public Health Applications Research Branch (PHARB, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892
    Public Health Rep 107:15-23. 1992
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  41. ncbi [The building of a health center from the point of view of planners and doctors: a case study]
    L A Furtado
    Departamento de Saúde Materno infantil da Faculdade de Saúde Pública da Universidade de São Paulo, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 32:587-95. 1998
    ..The relationship between the structure of the health center and the population seeking comprehensive health care...
  42. pmc Bridging the gap between the science and service of HIV prevention: transferring effective research-based HIV prevention interventions to community AIDS service providers
    J A Kelly
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:1082-8. 2000
    ..We compared the effectiveness of 3 dissemination strategies for transferring HIV prevention models from the research arena to community providers of HIV prevention services...
  43. pmc Key components of a statewide Healthy Communities effort
    P R Lee
    Healthy Communities at the Medical Foundation, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
    Public Health Rep 115:134-8. 2000
    ..Assessing the degree to which a state has these key components in place can help the state take steps to assure support for Healthy Communities...
  44. ncbi The role of technical assistance in the replication of effective HIV interventions
    L O'DONNELL
    Education Development Center, Inc, Newton, MA 02458, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 12:99-111. 2000
    ..This communication helps preserve key program elements and contributes to ongoing refinement of the intervention...
  45. ncbi Evaluation and technical assistance for successful HIV program delivery
    D Davis
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Intervention Research and Support, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 12:115-25. 2000
    ..Together, these activities assist grantees in conducting evaluations that provide the information that grantees need as their programs develop...
  46. ncbi Factors contributing to the survival of self-help groups
    Scott A Wituk
    Self Help Network of Kansas, Wichita State University, 67260 0034, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 30:349-66. 2002
    ..Results are discussed in terms of what national self-help organizations, self-help clearinghouses, and others who interact with self-help groups can do to empower and support them...
  47. ncbi Hepatitis C prevention programs: assessment of local health department capacity
    Michael R Fraser
    Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases NCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 8:46-9. 2002
    ..Many local health departments may be unprepared for a growing need for public HCV services; integrated HCV-HIV programs should be considered...
  48. ncbi A survey of Web-based health human resource planning activities in Canada
    G T Murphy
    School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 33:123-37. 2002
  49. pmc Training and technical assistance to enhance capacity building between prevention research centers and their partners
    Antonia J Spadaro
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Mailstop K 45, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A65. 2011
    ..We characterized how these activities enhanced capacity building within Prevention Research Centers and the community...
  50. ncbi Improving childhood immunisation coverage rates--evaluation of a divisional program
    Hammad Ali
    University of New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 38:833-5. 2009
    ..To address this, Central Sydney GP Network undertook a project that involved visiting practices with less than 90% coverage and provided guidance and support to increase coverage...
  51. ncbi Enhancing rural economic development: crafting a health care revolving loan fund
    M Kathryn Stewart
    Arkansas Southern Rural Access Program, Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 13:425-42. 2002
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  52. ncbi Development of a framework towards successful implementation of e-governance initiatives in health sector in India
    Subhasis Ray
    ICFAI Business School, Salt Lake, Kolkata, India
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 20:464-83. 2007
    ..National health is one of the most important factors in a country's economic growth. India seems to be a victim of the vicious cycle around poor economy and poor health conditions...
  53. ncbi A community development approach to rural recruitment
    C Ken Shannon
    WVU Department of Family Medicine, PO Box 9152, Health Sciences Center, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
    J Rural Health 19:347-53. 2003
    ..This model could be broadened to include more collaboration of community development and health science disciplines programs for recruitment and retention efforts...
  54. ncbi Funding, technical assistance, and other resources for school-based health centers
    Deidre M Washington
    National Assembly on School Based Health Care, 666 11th Street, NW, Suite 735, Washington, DC 20001, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 40:619-36, vii-viii. 2005
    ..This article explores the various federal, state, and local funding sources, and the technical assistance resources and opportunities available to SBHCs and their staff...
  55. ncbi Improving the use of data for HIV prevention decision making: lessons learned
    Richard A Jenkins
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:S87-99. 2005
    ..Adaptation of tools and methods is discussed along with future considerations for research and planning practice...
  56. ncbi Transforming the delivery of rural health care in Georgia: state partnership strategy for developing rural health networks
    Karen J Minyard
    Georgia Health Policy Center, Georgia State University, One Park Place South, Suite 660, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Rural Health 19:361-71. 2003
    ..The 5 phases represent increasing knowledge about and commitment to the vision of access to care and improved health status for rural populations...
  57. ncbi Building capacity for success: the Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium
    Dearell R Niemeyer
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:206-9. 2003
    ..TTAC is a valuable addition to tobacco control and prevention resources and is a viable component within a school of public health...
  58. ncbi A technology transfer model for effective HIV/AIDS interventions: science and practice
    J M Kraft
    Division of HIV AIDS Prevention Intervention Research and Support, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 12:7-20. 2000
    ..Maintenance and evolution are ongoing with continued support for and evaluation of the intervention. This article takes the perspective of providers. Other perspectives are presented elsewhere in this issue...
  59. ncbi Sharpen decision-making with computerized support tools
    Kathryn H Bowles
    Comput Inform Nurs 23:52-4. 2005
  60. ncbi Injury prevention and other international public health initiatives
    Junaid A Razzak
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Center for Injury Control, Emory University School of Medicine, 1365 Clifton Road, Suite 6200 Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 23:85-98. 2005
    ..Even simple countermeasures may have a big impact in reducing the global burden of death and disability due to injury...
  61. ncbi The role of research in a technical assistance agency: the case of the 'German Agency for Technical Co-operation'
    S Horchler
    Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, Heidelberg University, Germany
    Health Policy 70:229-41. 2004
    ..The specific needs at the different levels have to be analysed so that skills and resources can be allocated adequately...
  62. ncbi Systemic capacity building: a hierarchy of needs
    Christopher Potter
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Community Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Health Policy Plan 19:336-45. 2004
    ..Based on extensive action research in 25 States, experience from India is presented to illustrate how the concept of the capacity building pyramid has been put to practical use...
  63. ncbi A rural success story. Medicare 'Flex' program helps ensure healthcare for communities in need
    D David Sniff
    National Rural Health Association, USA
    Mod Healthc 34:18. 2004
  64. pmc The role of quantitative policy analysis in HIV prevention technology transfer
    David R Holtgrave
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Department of Behavioral Science and Health Education, Center for AIDS Research, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:19-22. 2004
  65. ncbi Cultural competence--what it is, what it's not
    Diana Denboba
    Health Resources and Services Administration, USA
    Ala Nurse 32:11-2. 2005
  66. ncbi AMA and patient safety
    Jim Rohack
    Scott and White Clinic, Temple, USA
    Tex Med 101:75-6; quiz 77-8. 2005
  67. ncbi Building capacity for HIV/AIDS prevention among Asian Pacific Islander organizations: the experience of a culturally appropriate capacity-building program in Southern California
    Lois M Takahashi
    Department of Urban Planning, University of California at Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007
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  68. ncbi Acción Mutua (Shared Action): a multipronged approach to delivering capacity-building assistance to agencies serving Latino communities in the United States
    George Ayala
    AIDS Project Los Angeles, The David Geffen Center, CA 90005, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007
    ..This article describes our approach in detail, the assessment process we used to develop it, and its implications for capacity-building practice...
  69. ncbi The evolution of the CDC HIV prevention capacity-building assistance initiative
    Samuel Taveras
    Coordinating Center for Infectious Disease, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, and STD, TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007
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  70. ncbi A framework for building organizational capacity integrating planning, monitoring, and evaluation
    Jeanette Nu'Man
    Applied Research Division, Macro International Inc, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007
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  71. ncbi A planning tool for multidisciplinary youth care evaluated: a case study
    I J Baars
    Maastricht University, Care and Public Health Research Institute, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 77:315-23. 2008
    ..The results of this evaluation contribute to existing knowledge about the relation between care processes and IT as well as IT implementation...
  72. pmc Building self-reliance in environmental science: the ITREOH experience
    Luz Claudio
    Environ Health Perspect 111:A460-3. 2003
  73. ncbi A description of the Southern Rural Access Program's practice management strategies
    Graham L Adams
    South Carolina Office of Rural Health, 220 Stoneridge Dr, Suite 402, Columbia, SC 29210, USA
    J Rural Health 19:314-20. 2003
    ..The Southern Rural Access Program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has provided varying levels of support to several southern states to assist with retention of those providers...
  74. ncbi Emergency preparedness and disability
    Michael E Waterstone
    Loyola Law School, USA
    Ment Phys Disabil Law Rep 30:338-9. 2006
  75. ncbi Evaluation and community prevention coalitions: validation of an integrated Web-based/technical assistance consultant model
    Mark E Feinberg
    Prevention Research Cen ter, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 6504, USA
    Health Educ Behav 35:9-21. 2008
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  76. ncbi Bioterrorism! We put our plan to the test
    Gayle Walker-Cillo
    Emergency Department, Morristown Memorial Hospital, NJ, USA
    RN 69:36-41; quiz 42. 2006
  77. ncbi Advancing HIV/AIDS prevention among American Indians through capacity building and the community readiness model
    Pamela Jumper Thurman
    Center for Applied Studies in American Ethnicity, Colorado State University, Ft Collins 80523, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007
    ..The article will demonstrate the importance of developing strategies consistent with readiness levels for more cost-effective and successful prevention efforts...
  78. ncbi National-level capacity-building assistance model to enhance HIV prevention for Asian & Pacific Islander communities
    Lina Sheth
    Asian and Pacific Islander Wellness Center, San Francisco, California 94109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007
    ..We describe a national HIV prevention capacity-building program for A&PI communities using a multitiered approach addressing systems, institutional, and individual level outcomes...
  79. ncbi Organizational readiness for telemedicine: implications for success and failure
    Penny Jennett
    Health Telematics Unit, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 9:S27-30. 2003
    ..A greater understanding of the factors within organizational readiness could help to avoid costly implementation errors. 'Readiness' needs to be systematically assessed and is important for long-term success...
  80. ncbi A conceptual model for understanding effective coalitions involved in health promotion programming
    Mary E Cramer
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:67-73. 2006
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  81. ncbi An agency capacity model to facilitate implementation of evidence-based behavioral interventions by community-based organizations
    Charles Collins
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007
    ..The model will help us establish a framework for informing future program announcements and predecisional site visit assessments, and in developing an instrument for assessing agency capacity to implement evidence-based interventions...

Research Grants16

  1. Post-Acute Costs and Outcomes After Medicare's Reimbursement Changes
    Neeraj Sood; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will also be the first to consider the effects of payment changes on multiple important health outcomes. ..
  2. REACH FOR HEALTH HIGH SCHOOL RISK PREVENTION FOLLOW-UP
    LYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..They aim to: 1. Assess the longitudinal impact of RFH interventions for young adolescents on the multiple-risk behaviors of cigarette, alcohol, and ..
  3. Keep It Up: Peak Performance for Life HIV Intervention for African American Males
    LYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. DEVELOPING FAMILY-FOCUSED PREVENTIONS: COPARENTING
    Mark Feinberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. Reducing Alcohol & Risks Among Young Females
    LYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The goal is to set young women on a course that protects their health and reduces the burden that problem drinking and HIV disease is taking on African American and Latino communities. ..
  6. NIMH Collaborative HIV/STD Prevention Trial (Russia)
    ANTON SOMLAI; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  7. Violence Over Time: Growing Up & Parenting in Poverty
    LYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  8. HEALTH RELATED INTERVENTIONS FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH HIV
    Jeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  9. A SOCIAL NETWORK-BASED INTERVENTION TO REDUCE LEAD EXPOS
    Michelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Process evaluation methods include documentation of lay health advisory contacts and interviews with youth and adult volunteers. ..
  10. A Qualitative Study of Household Smoking Policies
    Michelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings from this formative research will provide the foundation upon which to design and test effective strategies for creating smoke-free homes in rural, low-income communities. ..
  11. REACH FOR HEALTH--MIDDLE CHILDHOOD RISK PREVENTION STUDY
    LYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..6. Collect data on the costs and process of implementation to inform subsequent dissemination. ..
  12. Pilot Study of Sibling Prevention Program
    MARK ETHAN FEINBERG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Developing and disseminating new, effective preventive programs such as the one proposed would have substantial public health benefits for individuals, families, and society. ..
  13. Internet-Based Models to Enhance HIV Prevention Technol*
    Jeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  14. INTERNET HIV PREVENTION TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER + WORLD NGOS
    Jeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004
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