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Plan to Plan #3 - Your Strategic Plan & Public Health Accreditation Requirements (On Demand-CE)

Started Mar 2, 2021
1 credit

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Full course description

PLEASE NOTE: You must pay a $3 fee to enroll in this CE version of the course. 

If you are NOT seeking CE or a certificate of completion, please enroll in the free version:

Plan to Plan: Strategic Planning Series

A four-part webinar series to assist public health agencies with making a plan-to-plan (P2P) for writing a strategic plan.

This course provides agency-based teams tasked with leading strategic planning efforts within their agencies and/or communities with the knowledge, tools, and resources needed to prepare for strategic planning within their agencies.  Through a series of four one-hour webinars, participants will be introduced to a seven-phase framework to guide strategic planning efforts.  Upon completion of the course, participants will have a plan for conducting strategic planning in their agencies. The course is designed for both teams with strategic planning experience and those with no experience.  This content is aligned with PHAB (Links to an external site.) Standard 5.3 (Links to an external site.)Develop and implement a health department organizational strategic plan and Reaccreditation Measure 5.3 (Links to an external site.)The health department is guided by a department strategic plan that is revised as the department priorities are achieved or adjusted.  

Part 3

Your Strategic Plan & Public Health Accreditation Requirements - How does it all work together?

Part 3 will address writing and implementing the plan, including aligning your agency strategic plan with your agency performance management system.

While it is preferable to complete all 4 sessions in the series, participants do not need to do so in order to receive CE for a given webinar.


Public health professionals in all settings, including governmental public health, non-profits, health systems, etc. as well as across disciplines, whether health education, nursing, environmental health, leadership, etc.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the process for drafting an agency strategic plan
  • Discuss how to align an agency strategic plan with the PHAB Standards and Measures v1.5


Kelly Bragg, MPH, Program Manager with the Center for Public Health Practice at the Ohio State University

Continuing Education Credit

CE and certificate available for $3.

  • 1.0 MCHES Category I CECH, Areas of Responsibility: 5.5.5, 5.5.6, 5.5.8*
  • Certificate of Completion

*We report credits to NCHEC on a quarterly basis: January, April, July, and October.

The Region V Public Health Training Center is a designated provider (ID# 99038) of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.


The Region V Public Health Training Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers ($924,899). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by Region V PHTC, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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