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National Public Health Improvement Initiative (NPHII)

Gila River Indian Community

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Gila River Indian Community

2013 Funding (Year 4)

  • Amount of funding: $250,000
  • Description of Project
    Awardee will:
    • Complete the planning and implementation phases of the community health assessment
    • Continue collaboration with partner agencies to complete a community health profile
    • Complete a Health Resource Department self-assessment and develop a work plan to address needs related to particular standards and to aid in readiness activities
    • Increase the effectiveness of the Community Health Education Program
    • Enhance performance improvement through workforce development of the Health Resource Department

2012 Funding (Year 3)

  • Amount of funding: $250,000
  • Description of Project
    Awardee will:
    • Develop a community health assessment, a community health profile, and a community health improvement plan
    • Conduct an organizational self-assessment against Public Health Accreditation Board standards
    • Conduct performance improvement initiatives in awardee’s Disease Surveillance Program

2011 Funding (Year 2)

  • Amount of funding: $100,000
  • Description of Project
    Awardee will:
    • Consolidate three major entities that provide prevention and treatment health care services under a new health authority to improve the delivery of services and improve performance measures
    • Develop an organizational structure to increase quality and accountability
    • Establish a roadmap for an integrated health care system
    • Support a stable, well- trained workforce
    • Increase efficiencies in both prevention and treatment

2010 Funding (Year 1)

Component I

  • Amount of funding: $100,000
  • Description of Project:
    Awardee will:
    • Focus on building, institutionalizing, and implementing performance management capacity within health departments
    • Support full-time "Performance Improvement Manager" who will participate in a national network of performance improvement professionals supported by CDC

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