The Resource Public health practice : what works, edited by Jonathan E. Fielding, Steven M. Teutsch ; managing editor, Stephanie N. Caldwell

Public health practice : what works, edited by Jonathan E. Fielding, Steven M. Teutsch ; managing editor, Stephanie N. Caldwell

Public health practice : what works
Public health practice
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what works
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edited by Jonathan E. Fielding, Steven M. Teutsch ; managing editor, Stephanie N. Caldwell
The leaders of LA County's Department of Public Health compile the lessons and best practices of working in a complex and evolving public health setting
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  • illustrations
  • maps
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L67 2013eb
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Public health practice : what works, edited by Jonathan E. Fielding, Steven M. Teutsch ; managing editor, Stephanie N. Caldwell
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  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • Radiation risk : development of a multi-agency radiation response plan
  • Kathleen Kaufman
  • Dispensing emergency medications and supplies : points of dispensing
  • Catherine Knox and Deborah Davenport
  • Real time information in emergencies : automating medication data collection
  • Sinan Khan and Dee Ann Bagwell
  • Part Five.
  • Service Delivery
  • Reducing drug use among nonviolent offenders : the drug court program
  • John Viernes, Jr. and Anna Long
  • Part Four.
  • Preventing opiate overdose deaths : legal challenges and effectiveness of prevention education and naloxone distribution
  • Elan Shultz
  • Increasing accountability among substance abuse treatment providers : development of a performance measurement system
  • Desiree Crevecoeur, Rachel A. Gonzales, Richard A. Rawson, Jonathan E. Fielding, and John Viernes, Jr.
  • Preconception health : a life course perspective for maternal and child health
  • Cynthia Harding, Diana Ramos, Giannina Donatoni, Shin Margaret Chao, and Jeanne Smart
  • Narrowing the infant mortality gap : data tools and strategies for improved birth outcomes
  • Shin Margaret Chao, Giannina Donatoni, Angel Hopson, Deborah Davenport, and Cynthia A. Harding -- Assuring medical coverage : an effective outreach initiative for children and families
  • Wendy K. Schiffer, Suzanne Bostwick, Chandra Higgins, and Cynthia A. Harding
  • Partnering with families : a new service delivery model for pediatric physical and occupational theapy
  • Emergency Response
  • Wesley L. Ford, Debra Ruge, Nancy Cappel, Tess Jens O'Hern, and Sidney Roth -- Reducing cases of HIV : implementation of post-exposure prophylaxis
  • Jennifer Sayles, Mario Pérez, Gary Garcia, and Raphael Landovitz
  • STDs/HIV in the adult film industry : public health, workplace hazards, and the need for worker protection
  • Jane Steinberg, Rebecca Butler, Mark Roy McGrath, and Peter Kerndt
  • Emergency management : building an effective structure for local public health
  • Michael Contreras, Benjamin Bristow, Alonzo Plough, and Kim Harrison Eowan
  • Employees as first responders : a framework for emergency readiness
  • Michelle Bosshard, Benjamin Bristow, Noël Barakat, and Ernesto Hinojos
  • Responding to potential emergencies : the threat assessment unit
  • Benjamin Bristow, Dickson Diamond, Moon Kim, and Alonzo Plough
  • Programs and policies that work : how evidence can drive action
  • Steven M. Teutsch
  • From direct service to community orientation : transformation of nursing practice
  • David Caley and Deborah Davenport
  • Assuring competence : credentialing and privileging of public health physicians
  • Jeffrey D. Gunzenhauser and Kathleen N. Smith
  • Performance improvement : using rapid-cycle improvement techniques to improve public health services
  • Dawn Marie Jacobson and Debra Lotstein
  • The medium and the message : strategies for effective communication
  • Rose Anne Rodriguez and Sarah M. Kissell
  • Part One.
  • Understanding birth outcomes and adverse birth events : LAMB and LA HOPE
  • Shin Margaret Chao, Giannina Donatoni, Chandra Higgins, Marian Eldahaby, and Cynthia A. Harding
  • Part Two.
  • Health Promotion
  • Underlying determinants of health : putting local data to work
  • Margaret Shih
  • Tackling toxic food environments : a response to the obesity epidemic
  • Paul Simon and Suzanne Bogert
  • Enticing people out of their cars : promoting active living
  • Jean Armbruster, Gayle Haberman, Louisa Franco, and Margot Ocanas
  • Core Capacities
  • From health education to health policy : a paradigm shift in tobacco control
  • Mark D. Weber and Linda M. Aragon
  • Reaching underserved populations : influenza vaccination in the African American community
  • Julia Heinzerling, Michelle T. Parra, Stephanie N. Caldwell, and Kim Harrison Eowan
  • The asthma coalition : effective prevention and control through collaboration
  • Robert A. Gilchick, Janet M. Scully, and Cynthia Harding
  • Part Three.
  • Health Protection
  • 101 deadly days : Listeria monocytogenes associated with Mexican-style cheese
  • Laurene Mascola and S. Benson Werner
  • Introduction and history of public health in Los Angeles county
  • Infection control : public health outreach to hospitals
  • David E. Dassey, Sharon Sakamoto, and Dawn Terashita
  • Reducing zoonoses : controlling animal importation
  • Karen Ehnert and Robert Kim-Farley
  • Safe food facilities : reestablishing public confidence through letter grades
  • Hector Dela Cruz, Terrance Powell, and Jonathan E. Fielding
  • Food product recalls : effective local response
  • Hector Dela Cruz and Terrance Powell
  • Sewage discharge response : reforms in reporting and public notification
  • Bernard Franklin and Kenneth Murray
  • Jonathan E. Fielding, Jonathan Freedman, and Stephanie N. Caldwell
  • Contaminated fish : protecting communities through community education and reducing availability
  • Marita Santos, Janice Lewis, and Janet Scully
  • Measuring population health : the Los Angeles County health survey
  • Susie B. Baldwin and Amy S. Lightstone
  • Strategic planning : visioning the new public health agency
  • Wendy K. Schiffer, Virginia Huang Richman, Joshua M. Bobrowsky, and Maxanne Hatch
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1 online resource (xxiv, 374 pages)
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  • (OCoLC)854583744
  • oso0199301514

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