SDT Discussion Guides: English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish

Below are 28 Discussion Guides to help NPHIs determine their maturity in priority areas and identify areas for improvement.

DISCUSSION GUIDES: INTERNAL FACING 

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1. Planning

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2. Leadership and Management

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3. Health and Safety PDF PDF PDF PDF
4. Laboratory Safety PDF PDF PDF PDF
5. Human Resources (HR) Management PDF PDF PDF PDF
6. Staff Development PDF PDF PDF PDF
7. Management of Organizational Information PDF PDF PDF PDF
8. Internal Communication PDF PDF PDF PDF
9. External Communication about the NPHI and its Activities PDF PDF PDF PDF
10. Information Technology (IT) PDF PDF PDF PDF
11. Financial Management PDF PDF PDF PDF

DISCUSSION GUIDES: EXTERNAL FACING

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12. Population Health Status

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13. Management of Public Health Information

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14. Health Communication PDF PDF PDF PDF
15. Laboratory Reference and Diagnostic Services, and Support for Quality Improvement PDF PDF PDF PDF
16. Surveillance PDF PDF PDF PDF
17. Surveillance for Acute Public Health Problems, Including Infectious Diseases PDF PDF PDF PDF
18. Sentinel Surveillance PDF PDF PDF PDF
19. Reporting of Acute Public Health Events PDF PDF PDF PDF
20. Investigation of Acute Public Health Events PDF PDF PDF PDF
21. Emergency Preparedness and Response PDF PDF PDF PDF
22. Implementation of International Health Regulations (IHR) PDF PDF PDF PDF
23. Data-to-Action PDF PDF PDF PDF
24. Strategic Data Collection and Analysis PDF PDF PDF PDF
25. Development of Public Health Recommendations PDF PDF PDF PDF
26. Uptake of Public Health Recommendations PDF PDF PDF PDF
27. Public Health Workforce Development PDF PDF PDF PDF
28. Public Health Research PDF PDF PDF PDF