health planning technical assistance
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.
- Technical assistance as a prevention capacity-building tool: a demonstration using the getting to outcomes frameworkSarah 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...
- The longitudinal effect of technical assistance dosage on the functioning of Communities That Care prevention boards in PennsylvaniaMark 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...
- Supporting community-based prevention and health promotion initiatives: developing effective technical assistance systemsRoger E Mitchell
Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7801, USA
Health Educ Behav 29:620-39. 2002....
- Enhancing community-based organizations' capacity for HIV/AIDS education and preventionRobert 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...
- Evaluation of the healthy schools program: Part I. Interim progressMargaret 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...
- The coalition technical assistance and training framework: helping community coalitions help themselvesFrances 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..
- Evaluating a program to build data capacity for core public health functions in local maternal child and adolescent health programs in californiaGeraldine 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...
- 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 purposesJennifer 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...
- After the innovation: outcomes from the Texas behavioral data projectKim 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...
- Firm-level perspectives on public sector engagement with private healthcare providers: survey evidence from Ghana and KenyaNeeraj 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...
- Using technical assistance to strengthen tobacco control capacity: evaluation findings from the Tobacco Technical Assistance ConsortiumMichelle 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...
- Technical assistance for the evaluation of community-based HIV prevention programsDavid 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...
- Developing a community science research agenda for building community capacity for effective preventive interventionsMatthew 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...
- Evaluation of the healthy schools program: Part II. The role of technical assistanceMargaret 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...
- Culture change in addictions treatment: a targeted training and technical assistance initiative affects tobacco-related attitudes and beliefs in addiction treatment settingsEdward J Perka
State University of New York, Albany, NY, USA
Health Promot Pract 12:159S-65S. 2011....
- Enhancing the capacity of substance abuse prevention coalitions through training and technical assistanceJomella 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...
- Developing approaches for evaluating smoke-free policies: a case study of a collaborative response to an emerging technical assistance needBarbara 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...
- The development and successful implementation of the VINCat ProgramFrancesc 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...
- Defining and assessing evidence for the effectiveness of technical assistance in furthering global healthGary 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...
- Promoting cross-sector partnerships in child welfare: qualitative results from a five-state strategic planning processCrystal 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...
- The use of training and technical assistance to drive and improve performance of California's Tobacco Control ProgramApril 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...
- How to deploy online guidance during a major incidentSooria 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...
- From drought to deluge: how information overload saturated absorption capacity in a disrupted health sectorMark 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...
- State "technical assistance programs" for nursing home quality improvement: variations and potential implicationsYue 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...
- Continued benefits of a technical assistance web site to local tobacco control coalitions during a state budget shortfallDavid 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...
- Healthy firms: constraints to growth among private health sector facilities in Ghana and KenyaNicholas 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...
- Evaluating a scalable model for implementing electronic health records in resource-limited settingsMartin 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...
- Helping States enhance health care quality through technical assistanceEnrique 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...
- Using a participatory approach to provide assistance to community-based organizations: the Seattle Partners Community Research CenterAllen 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...
- Estimation of Japanese international financial assistance for HIV/AIDS control for 2003-2007: difficulties and limitations of data collectionKoichiro Mori
Japan Medical Association Research Institute, 2 28 16 Honkomagome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
Health Policy 94:54-60. 2010....
- Evaluating healthcare information technology outside of academia: observations from the national resource center for healthcare information technology at the Agency for Healthcare Research and QualityEric 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...
- A national action plan for workforce development in behavioral healthMichael 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...
- Capacity building of leaders in healthcare organizations: monitoring organization-wide implementation of the clinical practice modelKaren Grigsby
College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Neb, USA
J Nurs Adm 32:398-404. 2002....
- The health-care system: an assessment and reform agendaAwad 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...
- Beneficial effects of a woman-focused development programme on child survival: evidence from rural BangladeshAbbas Bhuiya
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Research ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Soc Sci Med 55:1553-60. 2002....
- Capacity-building needs of minority health nonprofitsBetty 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...
- Creating a community coalition to address violenceJoellen 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...
- 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....
- An academic/government partnership to provide technical assistance with pandemic influenza planning to local health departments in North CarolinaRichard 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....
- Developing cancer control capacity in state and local public health agenciesH I Meissner
Public Health Applications Research Branch (PHARB, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892
Public Health Rep 107:15-23. 1992....
- [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...
- Bridging the gap between the science and service of HIV prevention: transferring effective research-based HIV prevention interventions to community AIDS service providersJ 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...
- Key components of a statewide Healthy Communities effortP 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...
- The role of technical assistance in the replication of effective HIV interventionsL 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...
- Evaluation and technical assistance for successful HIV program deliveryD 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...
- Factors contributing to the survival of self-help groupsScott 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...
- Hepatitis C prevention programs: assessment of local health department capacityMichael 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...
- A survey of Web-based health human resource planning activities in CanadaG T Murphy
School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 33:123-37. 2002
- Training and technical assistance to enhance capacity building between prevention research centers and their partnersAntonia 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...
- Improving childhood immunisation coverage rates--evaluation of a divisional programHammad 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...
- Enhancing rural economic development: crafting a health care revolving loan fundM 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....
- Development of a framework towards successful implementation of e-governance initiatives in health sector in IndiaSubhasis 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...
- A community development approach to rural recruitmentC 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...
- Funding, technical assistance, and other resources for school-based health centersDeidre 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...
- Improving the use of data for HIV prevention decision making: lessons learnedRichard 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...
- Transforming the delivery of rural health care in Georgia: state partnership strategy for developing rural health networksKaren 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...
- Building capacity for success: the Tobacco Technical Assistance ConsortiumDearell 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...
- A technology transfer model for effective HIV/AIDS interventions: science and practiceJ 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...
- Sharpen decision-making with computerized support toolsKathryn H Bowles
Comput Inform Nurs 23:52-4. 2005
- Injury prevention and other international public health initiativesJunaid 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...
- 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...
- Systemic capacity building: a hierarchy of needsChristopher 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...
- A rural success story. Medicare 'Flex' program helps ensure healthcare for communities in needD David Sniff
National Rural Health Association, USA
Mod Healthc 34:18. 2004
- The role of quantitative policy analysis in HIV prevention technology transferDavid 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
- Cultural competence--what it is, what it's notDiana Denboba
Health Resources and Services Administration, USA
Ala Nurse 32:11-2. 2005
- AMA and patient safetyJim Rohack
Scott and White Clinic, Temple, USA
Tex Med 101:75-6; quiz 77-8. 2005
- Building capacity for HIV/AIDS prevention among Asian Pacific Islander organizations: the experience of a culturally appropriate capacity-building program in Southern CaliforniaLois M Takahashi
Department of Urban Planning, University of California at Los Angeles, 90095, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007....
- Acción Mutua (Shared Action): a multipronged approach to delivering capacity-building assistance to agencies serving Latino communities in the United StatesGeorge 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...
- The evolution of the CDC HIV prevention capacity-building assistance initiativeSamuel 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....
- A framework for building organizational capacity integrating planning, monitoring, and evaluationJeanette Nu'Man
Applied Research Division, Macro International Inc, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract . 2007....
- A planning tool for multidisciplinary youth care evaluated: a case studyI 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...
- Building self-reliance in environmental science: the ITREOH experienceLuz Claudio
Environ Health Perspect 111:A460-3. 2003
- A description of the Southern Rural Access Program's practice management strategiesGraham 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...
- Emergency preparedness and disabilityMichael E Waterstone
Loyola Law School, USA
Ment Phys Disabil Law Rep 30:338-9. 2006
- Evaluation and community prevention coalitions: validation of an integrated Web-based/technical assistance consultant modelMark 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....
- Bioterrorism! We put our plan to the testGayle Walker-Cillo
Emergency Department, Morristown Memorial Hospital, NJ, USA
RN 69:36-41; quiz 42. 2006
- Advancing HIV/AIDS prevention among American Indians through capacity building and the community readiness modelPamela 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...
- National-level capacity-building assistance model to enhance HIV prevention for Asian & Pacific Islander communitiesLina 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...
- Organizational readiness for telemedicine: implications for success and failurePenny 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...
- A conceptual model for understanding effective coalitions involved in health promotion programmingMary E Cramer
University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
Public Health Nurs 23:67-73. 2006....
- An agency capacity model to facilitate implementation of evidence-based behavioral interventions by community-based organizationsCharles 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...
- Post-Acute Costs and Outcomes After Medicare's Reimbursement ChangesNeeraj Sood; Fiscal Year: 2010..It will also be the first to consider the effects of payment changes on multiple important health outcomes. ..
- REACH FOR HEALTH HIGH SCHOOL RISK PREVENTION FOLLOW-UPLYDIA 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 ..
- Keep It Up: Peak Performance for Life HIV Intervention for African American MalesLYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- DEVELOPING FAMILY-FOCUSED PREVENTIONS: COPARENTINGMark Feinberg; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Reducing Alcohol & Risks Among Young FemalesLYDIA 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. ..
- NIMH Collaborative HIV/STD Prevention Trial (Russia)ANTON SOMLAI; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Violence Over Time: Growing Up & Parenting in PovertyLYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- HEALTH RELATED INTERVENTIONS FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH HIVJeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- A SOCIAL NETWORK-BASED INTERVENTION TO REDUCE LEAD EXPOSMichelle Kegler; Fiscal Year: 2004..Process evaluation methods include documentation of lay health advisory contacts and interviews with youth and adult volunteers. ..
- A Qualitative Study of Household Smoking PoliciesMichelle 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. ..
- REACH FOR HEALTH--MIDDLE CHILDHOOD RISK PREVENTION STUDYLYDIA O DONNELL; Fiscal Year: 2004..6. Collect data on the costs and process of implementation to inform subsequent dissemination. ..
- Pilot Study of Sibling Prevention ProgramMARK 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. ..
- Internet-Based Models to Enhance HIV Prevention Technol*Jeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- INTERNET HIV PREVENTION TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER + WORLD NGOSJeffrey Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004....